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July 23, 2014

Is Obama Really Abusing His Executive Powers?

Washington Post: “President Obama’s opponents are having fun by constantly reinforcing the notion that he’s out of control – and obviously, needs to be sued/impeached. But … the number of executive orders signed by Obama isn’t huge. In fact out of the last 10 presidents, he’s signed the least amount of executive orders on average per year:”

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  • Andrei Bilderburger

    The problem isn’t the number of executive orders. It’s their unconstitutional nature in overturning statute law. The other presidents who followed the constitution needed to write a lot more orders because they were careful not to write broad orders that swept legislation aside.

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