executive order

Mr. “Executive Orders” #WarOnWomen

by Steve MacDonald July 1, 2014
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The Contraceptive mandate was not in the bill congress passed that we now call ObamaCare.  HHS just made them up. Obama later had Sibelius create exemptions (without congress) for non-profits on religious grounds that waived any responsibility for the non-profit to pay, and at the same time created rules that would require the insurers to […]

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Notable Quote – David Starr

by Skip June 29, 2014

H/T (that would be Hat Tip) to Weekend Pundit for this great observation: As David Starr reminds us, it’s not the number of executive orders the President issues, it’s what’s in them. I have no problem with settling bureaucratic turf battles by executive order. I do have a problem with over riding Congressional votes by […]

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So Do Guns Obama Sold To Mexican Drug Lords Have To Stay In Mexico?

by Steve MacDonald August 29, 2013
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AP: Vice President Joe Biden, Obama’s point-man on gun control after the Newtown tragedy thrust guns into the national spotlight, unveiled the new actions Thursday at the White House. “It’s simple, it’s straightforward, it’s common sense,” Biden said in the Roosevelt Room. One new policy will end a government practice that lets military weapons, sold […]

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Ignoble Quote – President Barack Hussein Obama

by Skip January 16, 2013

“What’s more important?” he asked. “Doing whatever it takes to get an A grade from the gun lobby that contributes to their campaign or giving parents some peace of mind when they drop their child off for first grade?”  - President Barack Hussein Obama (1/16/13, on issuing 23 Executive Orders on Government gun control) Once […]

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How Convenient…and Annoying

by Tom August 15, 2012

Have you ever noticed that the Water Sustainability Commission, and most of the other “sustainability” groups, all hold their “public meetings” during the business day? This one, in particular, really irks me…

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Much Ado About Something

by Steve MacDonald April 25, 2011

“The White House cannot arbitrarily amend federal contractor requirements without a vote in Congress. This is an end-run around the constitutional process, with the Obama Administration once again attempting to implement administratively what it cannot achieve legislatively,” Wilson declared.

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Did they really say “Lifestyle Behavior Modification”?

by Tom June 15, 2010

File this under "Dear Leader" syndrome… President Obama took one step further away from the traditional role of a US President, and one step towards "Dear Leader", dictatorial status, when he signed the following Executive Order on June 10, 2010. Under the authority of the unconstitutional "Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act" of March 23, 2010 (aka "Obamacare"), […]

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