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Is Kagan A Liar
Flopping Aces ^ | 07-03-11 | Skookum

Posted on 07/04/2011 9:55:44 AM PDT by Starman417


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A solicitor general represents the presidency before the Supreme Court. Elena Kagan represented the Obama Administration as Solicitor General. She has maintained that she would decline to participate in deliberations that she worked on while she was the Solicitor General, but refuses to indicate whether that included challenges to the Obama Health Care Law.

Constitutional challenges to the Health Care Law were raised for several months preceding President Obama's nomination of Elena Kagan to the Supreme Court. Multiple states filed suit to stop the the Obama Health Care Plan. Ms Kagan insists she did not participate in conferring with the White House on the health care bill.

Senator Jeff Sessions the top Republican on the Judiciary Committee, expressed a logical reaction to the inevitable sequence of events:

"It is all but inconceivable that, when the states challenged the new health care law in March 2010, Ms. Kagan did not participate as counsel or adviser to the administration on the matter, or express her opinion on the case's merits at that time,"

Mr Sessions and six other Republicans on the Judiciary Committee wrote a letter, asking Ms Kagan detailed questions concerning her involvement in discussions concerning the law. During her confirmation hearings, Ms Kagan stated that she was asked briefly about the issue, but insisted that she had not expressed an opinion on the legislation or the challenges; a rather odd statement, since it is precisely her job description to represent and advise the White House on the viability of such legislation in respect to the Constitution and the legal challenges.

Recently released Justice Department Documents are in contradiction to her confirmation testimony: forty-nine Republican Congressional House members have beseeched the House Judiciary Committee to "promptly investigate" Supreme Curt Justice Elena Kagan's role in preparing a defense for Obama's health care law while she was Solicitor General.

Forty-nine house Republicans wrote a letter last Tuesday to committee Chairman Lamar Smith, a Republican from Texas and the committee's ranking Democrat, John Conyers Jr., from Michigan, it read that recently released Justice Department documents have placed Kagan's testimony in doubt:

contradictory to her 2010 confirmation testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee, actively participated with her Obama administration colleagues in formulating a defense

The House members maintain that the documents raise "serious questions" concerning Kagan's ability to "exercise objectivity" in any and every case involving the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act that comes before the Supreme Court. The question of honesty and integrity should also be addressed, but Americans have no faith in the moral integrity or the honesty of the Obama White House and the Holder Justice Department.

Rep. John Fleming, Louisiana Republican:

“Determining the extent of Justice Kagan’s involvement is imperative for Americans to have confidence in the impartiality of the Supreme Court,” said Mr. Fleming, a doctor. “Americans have a legitimate right to know the truth.

“If Obamacare is such a great law, like President Obama claims, then why are there dozens of lawsuits pending in the courts against it?” he said. “The reason is the law is fundamentally unconstitutional, and it is just a matter of time before it begins to unravel.”

If the Holder/Obama Justice Department is used as an example, we may assume that honesty and objectivity in the court is no longer considered to be a fundamental part of the process and that Kagan may have been selected solely on her opinions regarding the Obama Health Care issue and the American public should prepare to be railroaded once again by Chicago Machine tactics. What conclusions are Americans expected to draw if a Supreme Court Justice lies during confirmation testimony.

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TOPICS: Government; Politics
KEYWORDS: dnccorruption; dncrico; fraud; harvardpuffery; harvardresumefraud; kagan; kagan4dncfraud; kagan4obama; kagan4obamafraud; kaganpuffery; kaganresumefraud; obamacare; rico

1 posted on 07/04/2011 9:55:47 AM PDT by Starman417
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To: Starman417

She’s a leftist. Of course she’s liar.


2 posted on 07/04/2011 9:57:22 AM PDT by mike-zed
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To: Starman417

Everything this Administration does is a lie...including the “and” and the “the”.

It’s July 4, 2011. It is time to draw a line in the sand and take back our country. The 2012 election is crucial for ALL of us.


3 posted on 07/04/2011 10:02:55 AM PDT by exit82 (Democrats are the enemy of freedom. Sarah Palin is our Esther.)
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To: Starman417

Even if she was videoed saying she did participate as counsel or adviser to the administration on the matter, then look at the camera and say, “SO WHAT”, she would still get off.


4 posted on 07/04/2011 10:04:33 AM PDT by TribalPrincess2U (I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America.. VOTE out the RATS!)
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To: mike-zed

Agreed. Normally, I don’t think things are usually that simplistic, but in this case, it is true.


5 posted on 07/04/2011 10:04:47 AM PDT by SuzyQue
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To: Starman417

Wasn’t it a given that all communists/Democrats lie?


6 posted on 07/04/2011 10:05:20 AM PDT by Logical me
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To: Starman417

This is a trick question,right?


7 posted on 07/04/2011 10:10:13 AM PDT by Farmer Dean (stop worrying about what they want to do to you,start thinking about what you want to do to them)
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To: Starman417
we may assume that honesty and objectivity in the court is no longer considered to be a fundamental part of the process

all the 5 - 4 decisions reflect and amplify the above point.

8 posted on 07/04/2011 10:12:17 AM PDT by no-to-illegals (Please God, Protect and Bless Our Men and Women in Uniform with Victory. Amen.)
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To: Starman417

She is a dim... so the conclusion is forgone.

LLS


9 posted on 07/04/2011 10:16:39 AM PDT by LibLieSlayer ("GIVE ME LIBERTY OR GIVE ME DEATH"! I choose LIBERTY and PALIN!)
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To: Starman417
...recently released Justice Department documents have placed Kagan's testimony in doubt...

Does anyone know what's in these documents? I wonder how strong they are. And I wonder if Kagan knew they existed at the time of her confirmation hearings.

10 posted on 07/04/2011 10:19:37 AM PDT by Yardstick
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To: Starman417

Is Kagan a liar?

Do her lips move when she talks?


11 posted on 07/04/2011 10:22:14 AM PDT by DPMD (~)
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To: Jet Jaguar; NorwegianViking; ExTexasRedhead; HollyB; FromLori; EricTheRed_VocalMinority; ...

The list, ping

Let me know if you would like to be on or off the ping list

http://www.nachumlist.com/kagan.htm


12 posted on 07/04/2011 10:24:56 AM PDT by Nachum (The complete Obama list at www.nachumlist.com)
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To: Nachum

Is Kagen a liar?

Is Rosie O’Donnell a fat ugly Dyke?


13 posted on 07/04/2011 10:28:17 AM PDT by Venturer
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To: Starman417

If she was under oath during her confirmation hearings, she is guilty of perjury, a common Democrat affliction. That should be grounds for impeachment.


14 posted on 07/04/2011 10:36:10 AM PDT by RightWingConspirator (The original "Cash for Clunkers" program: the DNC Campaign fund)
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To: Starman417
If these documents contain what is claimed, then it sure sounds like she is a liar. Will it go anywhere? I doubt it, because the GOP is afraid of its own shadow, let alone creating the firestorm that would ensue on the Left should they actually proceed with impeachment of this woman.
15 posted on 07/04/2011 10:36:50 AM PDT by Major Matt Mason (Government doesn't create jobs, it only creates expenses.)
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To: Starman417
Is Kagan A Liar?


16 posted on 07/04/2011 10:42:14 AM PDT by Dr.Deth
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To: Nachum

It appears that way. How would she not realize that the truth would be found out and her credibility lost.


17 posted on 07/04/2011 12:05:46 PM PDT by HollyB
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To: Starman417
Is Kagan A Liar

Of course she's a liar.
The only way the scumbag lefties can impose their fascist brand of communism on Americans is through a web of lies and deceit since there's no way normal Americans will accept it out in the open.

18 posted on 07/04/2011 12:09:08 PM PDT by Lancey Howard
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To: HollyB

I don’t think they care much about credibility. Power yes, truth no.


19 posted on 07/04/2011 12:32:04 PM PDT by Nachum (The complete Obama list at www.nachumlist.com)
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To: Dr.Deth

Is Kagan A Liar?

Do woodchucks chuck wood?


20 posted on 07/04/2011 12:36:58 PM PDT by njmaugbill
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To: Dr.Deth

Is Kagan A Liar?

Do woodchucks chuck wood?


21 posted on 07/04/2011 12:37:12 PM PDT by njmaugbill
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To: Starman417

Judge Bean was once said to have fined a corpse $20 dollars for carrying a gun within city limits.


22 posted on 07/04/2011 12:39:09 PM PDT by jmacusa (Political correctness is cultural Marxism. I'm not a Marxist.)
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To: Starman417
when will some newsie follow up on her brother?

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23 posted on 07/04/2011 12:41:33 PM PDT by Elle Bee
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