What’s left when there’s nothing left by the left? @
When faced with the issue of Constitutionality, the statist will either interpret-to-suit or claim the document invalid. ~tdv @ 05.27.2012
Related: Our Imbecilic Constitution, 05.28.12, by Sanford Levinson, N.Y.Times
Obama’s Continuing Assault on the Constitution
02.14.12, by Mike Brownfield:
…President Obama has time and time again taken actions contrary to the principles of the founding document he swore to uphold, setting forth on a heretofore uncharted path of unconstitutionality that will fundamentally change the character of this Republic for the worse, not for the better.
Progressivism is simply the systematic, incremental, patient progression away from Constitutional government, and toward centralized power. @
Obamacare Versus the U.S. Constitution
03.26.2012, by Alan Caruba :
In a nation where Congress has already determined how much water your toilet tank can hold and whether you can purchase a 100-watt incandescent light bulb, the assertion of federal power is now so great and so unbounded that a case concerning the 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Obamacare), brought by 26 states will decide whether, in fact, there are any rights or powers left to the states.
President Obama’s top 10 constitutional violations
12.04.2011, By Ilya Shapiro, Senior Fellow in Constitutional Studies, Cato Institute:
And so it’s a good thing that Americans are taking their founding document seriously. After all, the Constitution is the font of all federal power.
I’m f’n tired, by this obligation to life & liberty, angry, at the many who shun their duty to either. @
The coward is silent, so the evil in his midst defines him. @
Note: The preceding random musings are mine, except as quoted/linked. ~tdv (@subconch) The @ symbols take you to the specific quotes on twitter if you care to RT, Favorite, or Reply.