Executive Privilege…Dictatorship…It’s a Fine Line, Right Obama?

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A president has to be bad when Charles Krauthammer starts defending Lyndon Johnson ahead of him.  Seriously, click here and watch.

But the good doctor wasn’t finished.  In a piece featured this evening on National Review Online, the survivor of a catastrophic neck injury took Barack Obama apart even further:

The point is whether a president, charged with faithfully executing the laws that Congress enacts, may create, ignore, suspend, and/or amend the law at will. Presidents are arguably permitted to refuse to enforce laws they consider unconstitutional (the basis for so many of George W. Bush’s so-called signing statements). But presidents are forbidden from doing so for reason of mere policy — the reason for every Obama violation listed above.

Such gross executive usurpation disdains the Constitution. It mocks the separation of powers. And, most consequentially, it introduces a fatal instability into law itself. If the law is…

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TEACHERS, Yes TEACHERS rally behind Rapist Teacher , Neil Erickson, guilty of sexual relationship with boy.

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Jaw-dropper: Teacher claims young student wasn’t ‘damaged’ when her husband sexually assaulted him – EAGnews.org powered by Education Action Group Foundation, Inc..

ROSE CITY, Mich. – When Rose City middle school teacher Neal Erickson pleaded guilty to molesting one of his students a while back, most observers expected an open-and-shut case with the school community rallying around the teenage victim.

Neil EricksonAnd in some ways it was. Erickson was sentenced to 15-30 years in prison for carrying on a sexual relationship with a boy in his young teens between 2006 and 2009. That should have been the end of the horrific tale.

But seven teachers kept the controversy alive by rallying behind the rapist, going so far as to write letters to the sentencing judge, seeking leniency on his behalf. The letters were posted on a local blog, WBRC Teachers.

Perhaps the most disgusting letter was written by Erickson’s…

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