Obama challenges Republicans on goal they embrace - Yahoo! News Paul says the USA can't afford to play world cop, then Obama says we can'y afford to play world cop. Paul wants to eliminate 5 federal agencies, one being the Dept of Commerce... Obama to kill Commerce Department! | Ron Paul 2012 | Peace . Gold . Liberty ...now president Obama is trying to eliminate the DOC. Is president Obama starting to see that his number is up... maybe looking towards future employment in the Paul administration???