Does this surprise anyone? If he tries to take a dump, his bowel movement gets filibustered...
I would be less offended as an American if he just used the constitution to wipe his ass. Checks and balances are there for a reason... This is worse than the Patriot Act, at least that occasionally saves lives.
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Henry Wheeler Shaw
Regardless of the party affiliation of the POTUS, I hate the very idea of the EO existing.
And, why are you "surprised it took this long" ... are you insinuating that you thought he would try to circumvent Congress?
1) Win the next game.
2) See goal #1
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I kinda wish that he does do it. Then you will see some real resistance to government and rightfully so.
http://www.factcheck.org/2012/09/oba...cutive-orders/Obama has not issued 900 executive orders. He has signed slightly fewer orders than President George W. Bush during this point in his first term, according to the University of California, Santa Barbara, which tracks executive orders. Obama has issued 139 executive orders as of Sept. 25. (The U.C. website listed 138 orders on Sept. 25, the same day Obama signed order 139). Bush issued 160 executive orders through Sept. 20, 2004, a comparable amount of time.
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