Friday, July 29, 2011
The Democrats aren’t hiding their disdain for freedom, liberty and the American way. The party that doesn’t let a good crisis go to waste is getting closer to their goal: a Democratic dictatorship.
Minority Whip Steny Hoyer and the haughty Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee have joined the cacophony of liberal/progressive voices to circumvent the obligations of Congress and invoke the 14th Amendment; a post civil war relic that was designed to pay off the debts incurred during the War of Northern Aggression.
On Thursday, Texas Democrat Sheila Jackson Lee urged the President to act like a dictator and unilaterally raise the debt ceiling using the so-called "14th Amendment" option.
The hyperpartisan Democrat rattled off a laundry list of horribles she claimed would happen if Speaker Boehner's bill passes:
· Medicare would be gone
· Pell Grants would not be available
· Seniors would be put out of nursing homes
· Social Security would be trampled on
· American savings would be lost
· The American dream of buying a home would be lost
· Public transportation like airplanes and trains would be somehow jeopardized
Holding a two-inch think book, Jackson Lee said, "And if we cannot pay our bills Mr. President, use the Constitution and use the 14th amendment."
Judge Napolitano sums up the reasoning for this post civil war relic in the above video.
It’s time to repeal the 14th Amendment before the Democrats install their Hugo Chavez.
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