Dr Edwin Vieira, Jr, JD — The Constitution Limits the President Even as “Commander in Chief”…


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Amidst the flood of propaganda these days on behalf of what must be the most breathtaking expansion of Presidential power since Franklin Roosevelt’s New Deal, especially glaring are the assertions of self-styled “conservative” media personalities that nothing is amiss, because: (i) the President is “Commander in Chief;” (ii) in that capacity he supposedly enjoys “inherent” power to take whatever actions he may deem necessary to protect this country from “terrorism;” (iii) assertion of this Presidential power is especially vital now, with this country engaged in a “war on terror;” and (iv) in any event,

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Congress has broadly authorized the President to use “force” in “the war on terror.” None of these contentions can withstand even cursory scrutiny……….

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IS THIS MAN, PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF...

IS THIS MAN, PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, THE LEADER OF THE FREE WORLD, MENTALLY ILL? (Photo credit: SS&SS)

 

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GnySgt USMC (Ret.) 1952--'72 PC: History, Poly-Tiks, Military, Stories, Controversial, Unusual, Humorous, etc.... "Simplify...y'know!"
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2 Responses to Dr Edwin Vieira, Jr, JD — The Constitution Limits the President Even as “Commander in Chief”…

  1. Gunny G says:

    THIS is the real thorn in the side of obama, the obama problem, and why he is attempting to bring the question to a head with the latest Syria crisis….will Congress and the American people let him get away with another chapter in the endless obama caper, or will justice prevail somehow ?????

    Semper Watching !!!!!
    Gunny G
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