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Congress passes laws for reasons
and Obama must obey them

Washington Examiner [DC], by Editorial

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Posted By:StormCnter, 8/24/2014 5:06:06 AM

Whether the trade of five senior Taliban terrorists for U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl was politically or militarily wise remains a matter of intense disagreement in some quarters. One thing that is not controversial is that how the trade was done violated federal law, according to the Government Accountability Office, the independent government watchdog agency for Congress. On Thursday, the GAO wrote in response to queries from Republican senators that in ordering the trade, President Obama violated two laws. First, he violated the funding law for the Department of Defense this year, which forbade funds from being used to release

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Cat Ballou, 8/24/2014 6:00:39 AM     (No. 9978426)

Really? Who´s going to tell him and make it stick?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: DCGIRL, 8/24/2014 7:19:54 AM     (No. 9978476)

As long as Boehner is speaker, it will never happen. This administration does not take congress serious.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: kahunavol, 8/24/2014 7:23:08 AM     (No. 9978480)

Clearly, the word "must" is not true.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: jinx, 8/24/2014 7:58:31 AM     (No. 9978531)

Cut off his funds! Problem solved.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Udanja99, 8/24/2014 10:55:43 AM     (No. 9978796)

How about we call it what it truly is - TREASON. And then we act accordingly.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 8/24/2014 12:02:54 PM     (No. 9978886)

Congress Passes Laws For Reasons And A Real American President Must Obey Them.

There! Fixed it for ya...

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