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"Crucify Them": The Obama Way

WillyBurg Wrote: Apr 28, 2012 12:24 AM
It's amazing to me how Armendariz lauds the deterrent value of punishment when it's applied in support of the Administration's radical environmental agenda -- but, "everyone" agrees that there's no deterrent value to the death penalty . . . another example of how punishment is of value to deter the law-abiding -- but, absolutely cannot be applied against convicted law-breakers.
Reginald10 Wrote: Apr 28, 2012 12:31 PM
Like "gun control" applies to the law-abiding, not the criminals.

One of President Obama's radical eco-bureaucrats has apologized for confirming an indelible truth: This White House treats politically incorrect private industries as public enemies who deserve regulatory death sentences.

Environmental Protection Agency administrator Al Armendariz, an avowed greenie on leave from Southern Methodist University, gave a little-noticed speech in 2010 outlining his sadistic philosophy. "I was in a meeting once, and I gave an analogy to my staff about my philosophy of enforcement, and I think it was probably a little crude and maybe not appropriate for the meeting, but I'll go ahead and tell you what I said,"...