Obama Control

Obama is ignoring constitutional separation of powers to implement gun control measures. By doing so he’s fundamentally transforming the American regime into a progressive dictatorship in which he can remove your natural law right to protect yourself and your family by himself, without Congress. — Mark Levin

Chris Pandolfo is a fellow at Conservative Review (CR), writer for the CR Wire, and works for CR editor Mark Levin. But like most of us, Chris is also a big fan of The Great One, noted radio talk show host Mark Levin. Share his work:

Levin: We Need Obama Control!

Back from his holiday vacation, Conservative Review Editor-in-Chief Mark Levin took to the airwaves Monday night to lay out exactly what’s at stake with President Obama’s executive action on gun control.

Levin argues that, by ignoring the separation of powers in the constitution to implement gun control measures, President Obama is fundamentally transforming the American regime into a progressive dictatorship in which he can remove your natural law right to protect yourself and your family by himself, without Congress.

The Founders separated the powers of government into three co-equal branches in the constitution to prevent this and ensure that one branch of government would be kept in check by the others. Levin argues that the American Constitution was specifically designed to prevent someone like President Obama from taking away your liberties.

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The constitution empowers the Republican-controlled Congress with the power of the purse to stop President Obama. But Republican leadership has long since surrendered that power.

Without the right of self-defense, humans have no rights at all.

We don’t need or want anyone’s permission to arm and defend ourselves. We don’t need a law — or in this case a fascist’s diktat — to tell us it’s right or wrong. Those are our primal freedoms, they come before and above any arbitrary man-made law.

It is the truth that matters. Be thankful there is a Second Amendment, not for our liberty, but to define the limits of those who think they have some special right to rule over us and our liberty. And that specifically applies to presidents.

God Preserve the United States of America.

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Executive Shenanigans, Again

More executive action by the Obama social fascist regime will be part of a new year push — to make progress on a long-stalled attack on American firearms freedom before the 2016 election heats up.

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The Obama regime wants the second-most (many believe most) important of every United States citizen’s Bill of Rights erased, or at least made irrelevant. What’s worse, there is an institutional hostility throughout America’s enabling media toward gun owners.

I know, I know, progressive regimes always try to disarm the people. It’s what social fascists do. Still, it’s hard to believe that in a nation of more than 100 million gun owners, Obama and his minions will not stop until you can no longer defend yourself, your family, or your property from… anyone.

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Constitution is Legal, Not Living

"The Constitution means what it says and it doesn’t mean what it doesn’t say," warns Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia. Read on to understand what he means.

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia unleashed some of his harshest criticism yet for the court in a speech at Santa Clara University. Scalia has long been the most outspoken conservative on the court, but it is clear from his tone that he has never been more concerned about the direction of the Judicial Branch.

"The whole time I have been on my court, it has been a liberal court," Scalia said.

Scalia thinks the fundamental problem lies in the idea of the Constitution as a living document, subject to the whims of whichever justices happen to be minding the court. He disagreed with this position, telling the law students gathered there that the Constitution is a "legal document."

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The Amazing Mrs. Clinton

Hillary Clinton announced her presidential bid and her many opponents – Left and Right – smell blood in the water. This is quite understandable due to her well-known, life-long problem with the truth. What is remarkable, however, is that there are actually Americans who want Mrs. Clinton in any position of authority whatsoever.

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To say that Hillary Clinton reigns supreme as the queen of American liars — even world-class liars — can nevertheless be taken as an understatement. Just in the past seven years alone, and with serious competition from Obama, Mrs. Clinton has re-defined the black art of lying.

Today, Hillary Clinton faces questions about truthfulness over her aide Huma Abedin, Benghazi, Russia, the Middle East, and attempts to obfuscate federal investigation by using an illegal private email server. But honestly, we could list dozens of lies that have emanated from her lips in just a few short years.

The problem with all of this is that Mrs. Hillary Clinton believes she is the most transparent woman she knows — she told us so in 2008: "I think I’m probably the most transparent person in public life… I feel you know a lot more about me than you know about anyone else. Much of it untrue, but nevertheless, it’s all out there." She’s partially correct in that 1.) It’s all out there; 2.) We know much about her; but 3.) Most of it IS true. Unfortunately, Hillary is a liar. Truth Revolt’s Ben Shapiro noted that: "When news emerged that Mrs. Clinton set up a private email server the day before her nomination as Secretary of State, used her private email address for her entire tenure as "Bill Clinton, while not convicted under the Articles of Impeachment, nevertheless lost his law license for lying under oath. Perhaps it’s an all-in-the-family-thing."Secretary so that there were no government records of those emails, and that her aides also used private email addresses, and that her server had the capacity to fully delete emails, and that hackers could have hacked her emails…" Ahem.

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Constitutional Infamy

Obama just illegally granted legal status to more than five million undocumented aliens currently in the United States of America. He did so without giving the new Congress – voted in by a clear majority of citizens – a chance to legislate. There will be grave consequences.

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Under the Constitution, only the Congress can rewrite the law. The American people just witnessed Obama rewriting the law. The American people also once again witnessed Obama failing to comply with his oath of office.

Obama bestowed unearned benefits on non-citizens tonight. He claimed he had the authority to take illegal aliens and convert them to legal simply by choosing not to prosecute them. That is not how our laws work; He has no authority to do that. Only Congress can change legal status, using authorities that include enactment, amendment, striking, and de-funding.

On Tuesday, liberal law professor Jonathan Turley stated, "This is a particularly dangerous moment for the president to defy the will of Congress yet again, just 15 days after an election in which the American people registered their emphatic (anti-Obama) judgment. What the president is suggesting is tearing at the very fabric of the Constitution." According to Professor Turley, "We have a separation of powers that gives us balance. And that doesn’t protect the branches — it’s not there to protect the executive branch or legislative branch — it’s to protect liberty. It’s to prevent any branch from assuming so much control that they become a threat to liberty."

Obama simply does not have the constitutional authority to do this. He’s claiming he’s got the power to declare criminal acts lawful. But take a look at Rush Limbaugh’s elementary but excellent"Reagan never took executive action on immigration. The Obama regime are flat-out, bald-faced liars." example: "Okay, You’re a cop and you catch somebody going 70 in a 55-mile-an-hour zone. If you don’t give them a ticket, it doesn’t mean 70 miles in a 55 zone is legal." But Obama is claiming that by not choosing to prosecute these five million lawbreakers, he’s turning them into legal residents, and he can’t do that. Only Congress can do that by another act of law. There is currently a statute that in no way supports this amnesty — and Obama has no authority to change that statute.

One other point. Obama, Democrat Party hacks, the sycophant media, union bosses, and their radical Hispanic allies have incessantly clamored that President Reagan also took executive action allowing some illegals to stay. He did not. Reagan never took executive action on immigration. The Obama regime are flat-out, bald-faced liars. When Obama suspended deportations and imposed his own conditions on those suspensions, he re-wrote the law. This is what really happened:

In 1986, President Ronald Reagan signed a piece of legislation known as the Simpson-Mazzoli Act. Congress debated and passed a law to grant amnesty to three million illegal immigrants, and Reagan signed it. Reagan only signed it because he took the Democrat Congress at their word — the Democrats promised him that the border would be secured so it would never happen again. The Democrats lied then, too — the border was never secured. It is a blatant lie when Obama and his minions equate his executive order with a president signing legislation.

The Obama regime and their leftist allies really believe that they can make you think that Reagan signing a piece of legislation is identical to Obama writing and signing an executive order. His minions say, "Well, Reagan did it. Reagan granted amnesty, and President George H. W. Bush granted amnesty, so Obama’s not doing anything different." Except that it’s completely different. Obama has no legislation. The president cannot write law. The president can’t make it up.

That is what Obama did. And that violates his oath to enforce and uphold the law as it’s written. The American people, the Congress, and the courts deserve a president who will enforce the law. When Obama unilaterally acted based upon trivialities — "I will not enforce the law because I don’t like it or because I’m impatient" — that is illegal under our Constitution and anathema to the rule of law.

The consequences from Obama’s anti-American presidency will plague our nation long after he’s gone.

God Preserve the United States of America.

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