Perry Promises To End Civilian-Controlled Military

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    Perry Promises To End Civilian-Controlled Military | ThinkProgress
     
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    Don't whine because I just farted while you are wearing underwear full of shit. Think progress has a way of embellishing what they are talking about.
     
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    Very thought-provoking, reb.
     
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    Hmmm... I guess you failed to click on the supporting links... and the video...
     
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    Why bother? obama has already taken military control out of the hands of civilians.
     
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    OMG, is Obama in the military now?
     
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    You don't even read your source do you?

    By design, the U.S. military has always been under civilian control. While the president acts as the military’s civilian commander-in-chief, Congress has the Constitutionally-mandated authority to apportion military funding and approve any declaration of war. The military’s nuclear weapons, meanwhile, are owned and controlled by the civilian Department of Energy (which Perry, incidentally, wants to abolish).
     
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    Duh, and your point is...? Are ya sayin' Obama's a dicktator...?
     
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    What was your point when you posted this?
     

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