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1 posted on 06/25/2012 8:53:33 AM PDT by John Semmens
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Enacting legislation when Congress fails to do so is a power reserved to the President under the ‘necessary and proper’ clause of the Constitution,”

She must be off of her meds.

2 posted on 06/25/2012 8:58:34 AM PDT by BillGunn (Bill Gunn for Congress district one rep. Massachusetts)
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Well, sh!t - he might as well raise taxes too, and cancel the 2012 elections and declare the Republican Party "Illegitimate" and ...

Wait a minute ...

3 posted on 06/25/2012 8:59:24 AM PDT by eCSMaster (No one died in Watergate!)
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As most learn in high school civics...the necessary and proper clause at the end of Article I section 8 was defined in McCullough v Maryland (1819). In that case Chief Justice Marshall said Congress could do it if it linked to one of the delegated powers.

Marshall said nothing about the executive. All of the Article I powers are reserved to Congress.

Pelosi doesn’t know what she’s talking about.


5 posted on 06/25/2012 8:59:57 AM PDT by kjo (+)
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This witch is pimping tyranny. What’s she smoking? She needs to STFU! What an embarrassment she is. I really do think the Botox has seeped into her brain.


6 posted on 06/25/2012 9:00:05 AM PDT by GeorgeWashingtonsGhost
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Of course she needs the debt ceiling raised, she’s due for another botox injection. Her last one had the needle shoved up too far up into her brain.


7 posted on 06/25/2012 9:02:52 AM PDT by PT57A
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If Pelosi came home and found her house full almost to the ceiling with raw sewage would she raise the ceiling or stop the sewage?


8 posted on 06/25/2012 9:05:05 AM PDT by csmusaret (I will give Obama credit for one thing- he is living proof that familiarity breeds contempt.)
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Just raise the debt ceiling to $150 trillion and that should pay off all of those unfunded liabilities!/s


9 posted on 06/25/2012 9:11:26 AM PDT by Jack Hydrazine (It's the end of the world as we know it and I feel fine!)
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Satire aside, I wonder if there is ANY level of indebtedness beyond which she thinks the Federal government should not rise.


10 posted on 06/25/2012 9:24:03 AM PDT by DuncanWaring (The Lord uses the good ones; the bad ones use the Lord.)
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The sad thing is that while this is satire, those thoughts could be expressed by Stretch. But a necessary question is, If the “debt ceiling” can always be raised, why does it exist - what is its purpose?


11 posted on 06/25/2012 10:02:58 AM PDT by Sgt_Schultze (A half-truth is a complete lie)
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