There is certainly no limit to the tyranny of an Executive who has both the ambition and opportunity. There is certainly enough to show how a once freer America has been subdued. This has come primarily through three key Executive powers in this country: the Treaty-making power, the abuse of executive orders, and the ascendancy of government-by-emergency.
The Obama administration just made a publicity stunt out of a minor executive procedure and Republicans erupted in furors—mostly of fallacy and misinformation. When the dust settled, Republicans sat space-eyed, holding their boxer shorts, while Obama walked off with their rear-ends in his brief case. In that case also were copies of the Constitution and […]