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Tag: Executive Order
  • White House Seizes Control of Internet by Executive Order

    Photo: peteryang.com In an unprecedented step for executive power, President Obama signed an Executive Order on July 6th that allows the executive branch to seize control of all communications infrastructure in the United States, public and private: Without even the faintest toot of a fanfare, President Barack Obama has issued an Executive Order that outlines …

  • Stroke of the Pen, Law of the Land. Kinda Cool?

    This quote from the fromer Clinton staffer Paul Begala has always made me ever more wary of easily giving power to government through processes like executive order.  As Obama prepares to sign the executive order which will accompany the health care bill and prohibit federal funding of abortion, I’m once again a little wary:  Something …

  • Obama Declares He Will Rule by Authoritarian Decree

    With his agenda stalled in Congress, it looks like President Obama and his administration will use rule by authoritarian decree to get the job done. Here is a quote from his Chief of Staff: “With much of his legislative agenda stalled in Congress, President Obama and his team are preparing an array of actions using …