We are often reminded that President Obama is the smartest man ever to occupy the White House. That’s how Prof. Michael Beschloss, presidential historian, described him. Of course, Mr. Obama was editor of Harvard Law Review. Most of all, we are informed regularly that Barack Obama taught constitutional law at University of Chicago. That’s no mean accomplishment.
So, it’s really curious how Professor Obama defines constitutional issues.
Last week, he told a Rose Garden audience that the U.S. Supreme Court would be engaging in “judicial activism” if it rules his health care takeover unconstitutional.
That’s because, the Patient Protection and Affordable...