Obama Is About to Commit an Act of Constitutional Infamy

Peter Wehner
Commentary Magazine
11/19/2014

The president will present his case on behalf of his forthcoming executive order on amnesty tomorrow at 8 p.m. I certainly hope President Obama addresses the arguments against his action that were repeatedly and passionately made by … President Obama. Our friends at National Review have put together a nice video here; I’d urge you to watch it. Mr. Obama is now acting like, in his words, an “emperor.” His hypocrisy is, even by his standards, staggering.

But hypocrisy is not unusual in politicians and presidents; firing a missile aimed at our constitutional form of government is. And that is what Mr. Obama is about to do…

 

 

The article continues at Commentary Magazine.

 

 

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…Paul urged the House to pass a resolution saying that what Obama is doing is contrary to the will of the House.

“History will treat him unkindly on this if he thinks he can become king,” he said of Obama…

 

 
Update: Illegal Aliens and Activists on White House Facebook Page: ‘F*** All You White People,’ We Win

…Remember that this is the official White House’s page, right under Obama’s announcement of the order, expected Thursday. And the White House is allowing clearly racist comments like the ones below…

 

 

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