Shift on Executive Power Lets Obama Bypass Rivals

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    The president only has this authority
    Nothing more he can't create new authority unless congress gives it to him, and they must do that within the restraint's of the Constitution.

    If the government does not abide by the Constitution, it gives the people the authority to revolt and take the governments authority away.
     
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    He can issue executive orders.
     
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    I don't give a fuck what he can issue it still has to be within Constitutional boundaries
     
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    Circumventing the Constitution is what dicators do. If Congress is divided, then not acting is what the Constitution mandates, and that's what the Founding Fathers intended. It's not license for the President to become a dictator.
     
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    If the tyrant in question had an (R) by their name, it's a sure-fire bet that douchebags like Flail-o would be shitting their britches.
     
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    i know that obama would never do an end run around congress.

    after all, he said he wouldn't
     
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    :rofl:

    couldn't do it
     

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