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Waiving Freedom

Happy Jake Wrote: Nov 06, 2012 5:43 AM
He has directly assaulted the free exercise of religion by defining the exercise of religion as the rituals that happen inside a church. He has spoken out against free speech when, in particular, he said that "The future must not belong to those who slander the Prophet of Islam" rather than "The future must not belong to those who commit violence to advance a political agenda." While he has not done anything overt against the right to keep and bear arms that I recall, he has a record of disagreeing with that right. (And it is possible that Fast and Furious was an attempt to justify gun regulation.) He has spoken out against the right and duty of states to legislate all matters not reserved to the central government or prohibited..
Happy Jake Wrote: Nov 06, 2012 5:50 AM
... by the Constitution. His support of the Freedom of Choice Act at the beginning of his term is one example.

He has rejected the notion of equal protection of the law as Dr. Sowell outlines here and by his support for hate-crime laws and same-sex "marriage."

He has failed to lead the members of his party in Congress in any effort to pass a budget as constitutionally required.

He has used taxpayer dollars to give financial support to companies and individuals who supported him. This is defined as Graft.

He has used the full weight of the Federal Bureaucracy to punish companies for not supporting him or for not supporting the unions that supported him.

Why should we vote for him again?
Among the objections to ObamaCare, one that has not gotten as much attention as it should is the president's power to waive the law for any company, union or other enterprise he chooses.

The 14th Amendment to the Constitution provides for "equal protection of the laws" for all Americans. To have a law that can cost an organization millions of dollars a year either apply or not apply, depending on the whim or political interest of the President of the United States, is to make a mockery of the rule of law.

How secure is any freedom when there is this kind of...