Obama blinks on War Powers Act.

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    Obama asks Congress for resolution on Libya - latimes.com
     
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    One of these days a President is going to have the balls to take it to the USSC. The problem is that they may look at all these Presidents following the WPA and decide that historical compliance justifies its constitutionality.
     
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    They might at that.
     
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    Is anyone surprised at obamush's action?
     
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    Clearly Obama has been replaced with an imposter. Just look at what Barack Obama said in 2007:

    The only sensible course of action is to arrest this imposter and find out where the real Obama is being held.
     
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    Wait......We're still in Lybia?........I thought it was just going to be "days"?

    Hmmmmmmm, wake me in 10 years when it's over.
     
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    The WPA is un-Constitutional, and any president who invokes the Act is acting in an un-Constitutional manner:

    Congress does not have the authority to abdicate its Constitutionally mandated role to declare war; that may only be realized by amending the Constitution.
     
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    That’s what happen Bush exchanged body's with obama.
     
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    Quite interesting that this happpens on the same day they released the video of Obama, Biden And Hillary meeting in Michelle's vegetable garden on the morning of the Bin Laden raid......Seems like Obama is really getting a kick out of this war stuff.

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GIUxoytpcxE]YouTube - ‪Fridays Michael Richards as "Battle Boy" March 20,1981‬‏[/ame]
     

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