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Obama: Constitution 'Constrains' Me

Younger Wrote: Apr 04, 2013 11:21 AM
Paul237, ryoung292's post is in the same vein as those of LoyalDemocrat; he simply is stating the mistaken ideas of the the loyal adherents to, and proponents of, the mistaken idea that Government is the be-all and end-all of power and authority.

In his pursuit of overarching gun control legislation in the aftermath of the Sandy Hook massacre, President Barack Obama has been dogged. He's been relentless. He's been demagogic, too, whether flanking himself with schoolchildren (the implication being that his political opponents don't care about dead kids) or suggesting that if just one life can be saved by his legislation, we ought to buy into it wholeheartedly (a proposition that would justify almost any sort of government overreach).

But on Wednesday, President Obama took his gun control push a step further: He admitted that only the Constitution stands between him and...