Originally posted on Rat Nation:
‘IMPORTANT TO THE SECURITY INTERESTS OF THE UNITED STATES’ – SURE IT IS, O
The O-man has circumvented Congress again. Ho-hum; just another day at the office. While most of O’s extraconstitutional actions have been directly related to his reelection – pandering to Hispanics and other minorities, shilling for labor unions or ensuring the taxpayer-funded right of women to end the lives of their unborn children at will – this time O’s cause was much closer to his heart: the plight of the poor, defenseless Palestinians, who live at the mercy of the ruthless, oppressive Israelis.
Yep, America, O has once again overridden Congress; this time to lift the U.S. ban on financial aid to the Palestinian Authority, saying it is “important to the security interests of the United States.” Really, O? The same way it is important to the security interests of the…
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