President Bush has quietly claimed the authority to disobey more than 750 laws enacted since he took office, asserting that he has the power to set as
April 29, 2006

President Bush has quietly claimed the authority to disobey more than 750 laws enacted since he took office, asserting that he has the power to set aside any statute passed by Congress when it conflicts with his interpretation of the Constitution...read on

Glenn reviews this article and its significance.

(h/t Larisa)

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