How Many Illegal Legislative Acts Does Obama Get Before GOP Does Something About It?

Everyone is reading about this right now, but I don’t see anyone asking the Constitutional question. Fox News: In another delay for the health care law and another sign of problems with its central website, the Obama administration announced a day before the Thanksgiving holiday that it would push off online enrollment for small businesses by another year.  The Department of Health and Human Services said Wednesday that it will delay the launch of the online SHOP Marketplace – which is meant Read more […]

The Magic President Who Can Turn Back Time

I was listening to President Obama’s speech on the radio as I drove back home just now, so I had no access to the video feed. I have to assume that, at the point where he said Americans can keep their canceled policies (for one entire year, thank his generous heart), that he pulled his Harry Potter wand out of his the pocket of his suit and waved it in the air to change the Affordable Care Act and bring us back to the time before it had been signed into law. Then he said to do more he would Read more […]

Is An Executive Order a Law that Must be Obeyed?

There’s talk that President Obama will ignore Congress and issue Executive Orders to implement new gun regulations over against the clear reading of the Second Amendment to the Constitution. Is an Executive Order a law? Will we be obligated to obey it? Executive Orders have a long history. Republicans and Democrats have issued them. Only a few of them have been overturned by the courts. Neither Republicans nor Democrats do much about Executive Orders they don’t like since both parties issue Read more […]