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Obama: Boehnerís Lawsuit Against Me Is ĎA Stuntí
Talk Radio News Service ^ | 6-27-2014 | Nicholas Salazar

Posted on 06/27/2014 9:08:03 AM PDT by Citizen Zed

During an interview with ABC’s “Good Morning America” on Friday, President Obama pushed back against House Speaker John Boehner’s (R-Ohio) announcement that he would file a lawsuit against him, saying that the move amounted to little more than “a stunt.”

“The suit is a stunt…what I’ve told Speaker Boehner directly is: ‘if you’re really concerned about me taking too many executive actions, why don’t you try and get something done through Congress?’”

Obama went on to slam the House Speaker for his inaction on immigration reform, saying that its outrageous that Boehner squawks every time he acts through executive orders because Boehner refuses to act on a bipartisan Senate bill that was passed last year.

“I’m not going to apologize for trying to do something while they’re doing nothing,” Obama said.

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He tries so hard.
1 posted on 06/27/2014 9:08:03 AM PDT by Citizen Zed
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To: Citizen Zed

It most likely is a stunt.


2 posted on 06/27/2014 9:10:35 AM PDT by demshateGod (The fool hath said in his heart, There is no God.)
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To: Citizen Zed

Unfortunately, I’m afraid that it IS just a stunt. If Boehner really meant it, he would have impeached Obama years ago.

It’s just another Boner distraction, to pretend that he’s doing his job.


3 posted on 06/27/2014 9:10:36 AM PDT by Cicero (Marcus Tullius)
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To: Citizen Zed

Obama must have been reading FR. I swear, either the Dems are giving talking points to some posters here, or some faux FReepers are posting Dem talking points.

I don’t know many FR posters I saw yesterday saying that this was just a “stunt.” Bammy just has to read FR to know the best way to attack.


4 posted on 06/27/2014 9:10:36 AM PDT by livius
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To: Citizen Zed

Let me agree with the Obamanation: Sure it’s a stunt because the courts are so packed with liberals that nothing can come of it.


5 posted on 06/27/2014 9:11:06 AM PDT by luvbach1 (We are finished. It will just take a while before everyone realizes it.)
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To: demshateGod; Cicero

Point abundantly proved.


6 posted on 06/27/2014 9:11:11 AM PDT by livius
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To: Citizen Zed

The court will determine that Boehner does not have standing and throw it out. So, yes, Obama is correct.

It’s just another distraction to make the GOP-e’s constituency feel like their politicians are doing something, when in fact they aren’t.


7 posted on 06/27/2014 9:11:29 AM PDT by Jack Hydrazine (Pubbies = national collectivists; Dems = international collectivists; We need a second party!)
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To: Citizen Zed
...what I’ve told Speaker Boehner directly is: ‘if you’re really concerned about me taking too many executive actions, why don’t you try and get something done through Congress?’”

What an arrogant jackass!

Harry Reid has stuffed his democrats in the Senate in the breach every time to stop anything that doesn't have the Obama stamp of approval on it.

Not one of these SOBs should have enough authority to run a playground.

8 posted on 06/27/2014 9:13:31 AM PDT by Smokin' Joe (How often God must weep at humans' folly. Stand fast. God knows what He is doing.)
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To: Citizen Zed

Obama: Boehner’s Lawsuit Against Me Is ‘A Stunt’

I agree. If Boehner and the republican leadership were serious, they would start impeachment proceedings immediately.


9 posted on 06/27/2014 9:14:28 AM PDT by BradtotheBone (Record number of people on welfare. That's the State of the Union under Obama.)
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To: Citizen Zed

He also did an interview with that Norah O’Donnell woman.
She was shaking her head up and down approvingly throughout the interview - it made me dizzy. I was waiting for her to ask Obama if she could kiss him.


10 posted on 06/27/2014 9:15:15 AM PDT by 1Old Pro
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To: Citizen Zed

I agree but...

Is it a “cunning stunt”?


11 posted on 06/27/2014 9:15:30 AM PDT by Cletus.D.Yokel (Catastrophic Anthropogenic Climate Alteration: The acronym explains the science.)
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To: Citizen Zed

2014 elections will not help. Neither will the 2016 elections (if we even have them....)


12 posted on 06/27/2014 9:16:38 AM PDT by Psalm 73 ("Gentlemen, you can't fight in here - this is the War Room".)
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Is it a “cunning stunt”?

DON'T say that three times fast....

13 posted on 06/27/2014 9:17:48 AM PDT by Psalm 73 ("Gentlemen, you can't fight in here - this is the War Room".)
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To: Citizen Zed

Serious question: how does this work, is it like passing 400 repeals of Obamacare? Does it need Senate approval? I would like to up know how a lawsuit like this works. Anyone?


14 posted on 06/27/2014 9:18:45 AM PDT by ThePatriotsFlag ("There never was a democracy yet that did not commit suicide." - Thomas Jefferson)
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To: Citizen Zed

“O’s” Presidency is a stunt


15 posted on 06/27/2014 9:19:20 AM PDT by SMARTY ("When you blame others, you give up your power to change." Robert Anthony)
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To: Psalm 73

Depends on the company around you...


16 posted on 06/27/2014 9:21:23 AM PDT by Cletus.D.Yokel (Catastrophic Anthropogenic Climate Alteration: The acronym explains the science.)
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To: Smokin' Joe

Obama is a scumbag.


17 posted on 06/27/2014 9:21:44 AM PDT by jospehm20
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To: Citizen Zed

President Obama is the fulfillment of Stephen Fetchit.


18 posted on 06/27/2014 9:25:10 AM PDT by Terry L Smith
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To: Citizen Zed
Bonehead's attempt to look good to Republicans is just a stunt. It will go nowhere and even if it did reach the court it would take at least 2 to 3 years to be heard.

Impeach the King would be the only answer. Even then if the House won the impeachment it would die in the Senate. But at least Bonehead would show he did try something worthwhile.

19 posted on 06/27/2014 9:25:20 AM PDT by Logical me
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To: Citizen Zed
Stunt or not, it is drawing battle lines between Congress and an Executive branch that is out of control and seems to have no self-control or outside checks on its destructive behavior.

After the Republicans take the Senate in November, things are going to get very bad for the Big Zero. There there will be multiple special prosecutors, multiple sets of hearings on corruption of all kinds and public scandals as a lead up to the 2016 election season.

What is likely to be unearthed will force Democrats who want to run for President to denounce Obama and will force others to gasp and say we had no idea how evil he was.

The Big Zero is in for a real hard lame duck 2 years and it is going to get much worse for him. He is just trying to delay what is out there to minimize his pain and shame.

20 posted on 06/27/2014 9:25:35 AM PDT by Robert357 (D.Rather "Hoist with his own petard!" www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1223916/posts)
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