For those who do care Thursday’s revelation about the principals meeting was another punch in the gut. The very highest officers of the Executive Branch of the
To cover this gross breach of tradition and law Justice Department lawyers were called into provide legal cover. Thanks to the likes of John Yu a “golden shield” was fabricated from suspect ideology. Simple put John Yu sees George W Bush as the Sun King; the state is W. In his role a commander in chief George W Bush is even more absolute than Louis XIV. Bush is the law; the constitution, the
Not that this is any real surprise to people who saw those awful pictures from Abu Ghraib. Anyone who understands the Military Chain of command knows that Garner and
And what about those Principals, why are they still walking the streets free men and women? Lynndie Rana
Will the timorous and feckless Democratic “leadership” do anything now, now that this particular cat is now rubbing up against their leg? They have been studiously ignoring the other felines that have jumped out of Bush woodwork. Last we heard from Pelosi impeachment is still off the table. Got to love Nancy Pelosi; she is so consistent when it comes to avoiding her constitutional duty.
How do she and the Senator from
John Ashcroft allegedly said that history would not be kind to the Bush Administration. He was allegedly worried that the discussions about torture were even occurring at the Principals meeting. Madam Speaker do you think history will be any kinder to you and Harry Reid? It is no longer about the votes to convict; it is about getting the message out that Congress does not approve of lawlessness. It is about Congress drawing the line and holding the Executive Branch accountable. What is the point of being the first woman Speaker of the House if all you accomplish is relegating your branch of Government into meaninglessness? What is the honor in being just a rubber stamp for evil?