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NJ Dem Congressman: Bill Clinton Probably Right About U.S. Ceding Internet Authority
Breitbart ^ | March 25, 2014 | Kerry Pickett

Posted on 03/25/2014 5:31:34 AM PDT by RaceBannon

Congressman Bill Pascrell (D - NJ) appears to be siding with former President Bill Clinton and Republicans on Capitol Hill who are concerned about the administration's plans to cede U.S. oversight of the internet to an international body. "I haven’t come to any conclusion. I think it’s an interesting concept, but I don’t know if I’m supporting it. I’m not leaning in favor of it—right now," Pascrell told Breitbart News on Monday. According to recode.net, Clinton bucked the Obama administration and told an audience at a meeting sponsored by the Clinton Global Initiative last Friday, "A lot of people who have been trying to take this authority from the U.S. for the sole purpose of cracking down on Internet freedom and limiting it and having governments protect their backsides instead of empowering the people." The former president also said, "Whatever you think our country has done wrong, the United States has been by far the country most committed to keeping the Internet free and open and uninterrupted."

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TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Front Page News; News/Current Events; US: New Jersey
KEYWORDS: billpascrell; demagogicparty; freedom; internet; kenyanbornmuzzie; newjersey; obama
Is there anyone who doubts that Obama would do this??
1 posted on 03/25/2014 5:31:34 AM PDT by RaceBannon
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To: RaceBannon

If its bad for America, Obama is for it.

If there was any justice, common sense or political courage left in the country, Obama would have been impeached long ago. No Republican president could have ever survived debacle after debacle like the clown prince does. The rest of the world must be amazed at our tolerance for this national disaster.


2 posted on 03/25/2014 5:44:07 AM PDT by Starboard
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To: RaceBannon

Where’s the picture of the stopped clock?

Klintoon might be a communist, but at least he’s an American communist.


3 posted on 03/25/2014 5:47:29 AM PDT by Westbrook (Children do not divide your love, they multiply it.)
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To: RaceBannon
Congressman Bill Pascrell (D - NJ) appears to be siding with former President Bill Clinton and Republicans on Capitol Hill

Then stand up to the emperor and tell him NO.
4 posted on 03/25/2014 5:47:54 AM PDT by cripplecreek (REMEMBER THE RIVER RAISIN!)
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To: RaceBannon

Obama doesn’t want to take another hit on infringing on the Constitution or spying on his citizens so he’s just going to probably hand it over to a foreign authority. I’m guessing one that will still give him access to all the goodies and probably managed by a George Soros shell company abroad and “beyond the reach” of U.S. O oversight (allegedly)


5 posted on 03/25/2014 5:59:27 AM PDT by jsanders2001
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To: RaceBannon

why is it Democratics love to give away the best of what America has? Carter gave away the panama canal, and now Obama wants to give away the internet.


6 posted on 03/25/2014 6:08:27 AM PDT by TexasFreeper2009 (Obama lied .. the economy died.)
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To: Westbrook

Bill is also wily, he knows that this action could hurt his and Hillary’s chances for his 3rd term.


7 posted on 03/25/2014 6:11:09 AM PDT by dforest
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To: dforest

Won’t Al Gore be upset as he invented it?


8 posted on 03/25/2014 6:15:43 AM PDT by DocJhn
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To: RaceBannon

Smart move for Hillary. Where’s the GOP on this issue. They’re missing a golden opportunity here and they can tie it into the domestic spying scandals.

For all that Bill does wrong, he has outstanding political instincts. He’s on the money here.


9 posted on 03/25/2014 6:18:20 AM PDT by 1010RD (First, Do No Harm)
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To: 1010RD

Sorry to say, but I agree.

Congress is the biggest collection of turds on the planet.


10 posted on 03/25/2014 6:29:25 AM PDT by onedoug
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To: AdmSmith; AnonymousConservative; Berosus; bigheadfred; Bockscar; cardinal4; ColdOne; ...

Thanks RaceBannon. A bit of spin of course, Republicans have opposed this from the beginning.


11 posted on 03/25/2014 7:09:21 AM PDT by SunkenCiv (https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/)
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To: RaceBannon

“I haven’t come to any conclusion. I think it’s an interesting concept, but I don’t know if I’m supporting it. I’m not leaning in favor of it—right now,”

Bill Pascrell is a damn liar. He wont benefit supporting it
but he will benefit from the censorship after it’s done.
That’s what it’s all about anyway, censorship.


12 posted on 03/25/2014 7:40:55 AM PDT by Slambat
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To: TexasFreeper2009

“Obama wants to give away the internet.”

That’s just what we see and know of. What has he given
away that we don’t know of? My guess is everything?


13 posted on 03/25/2014 7:44:38 AM PDT by Slambat
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To: RaceBannon

Isn’t this a done deal?


14 posted on 03/25/2014 7:49:16 AM PDT by TribalPrincess2U (0bama's agenda¬óDivide and conquer seems to be working.)
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To: Starboard
If its bad for America, Obama is for it.

Exactamento-bump.

15 posted on 03/25/2014 1:03:09 PM PDT by lentulusgracchus
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To: TexasFreeper2009

Billy gave away stealth and other goodies to Chicoms.


16 posted on 03/25/2014 1:03:29 PM PDT by Resolute Conservative
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To: TexasFreeper2009
why is it Democratics love to give away the best of what America has?

Because Republicans did them. TR did the Canal. The Internet was privately done. Afghanistan and Iraq were successes for Bush and the hated Neocons ..... so Barky is trying to blow them both.

"Nice country you got here in America. It'd be a shame if something happened to it." -- Democratic politics.

17 posted on 03/25/2014 1:06:43 PM PDT by lentulusgracchus
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To: Resolute Conservative

oh, and we gave away the moon after we managed to get their first.


18 posted on 03/25/2014 1:45:37 PM PDT by TexasFreeper2009 (Obama lied .. the economy died.)
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To: Starboard

“The rest of the world must be amazed at our tolerance for this national disaster.”
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Richard Nixon resigned even though some people claim to “remember” his impeachment. The main point is that he resigned because he believed that his own Republican party would vote to remove him. Things are different now, as long as the senate is controlled by the democrats there is no possibility that the senate would vote to remove Obama for any reason imaginable. To do so would require them to admit that the whole political correctness, global warming pile of garbage is the absurdity that it is, a warm steaming pile of feces. They have to stay on board this train until the inevitable crash because that is so much easier than admitting that they are all fools and liars.


19 posted on 03/27/2014 8:12:24 AM PDT by RipSawyer
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To: RipSawyer

Good assessment. The libs will support their guy until the inevitable implosion brings them down. And even then they will still blame Bush and the Republican “obstructionists” and all the obstacles they supposedly put in the way of the president’s agenda.

The amazing degree of tolerance for failure is also due in large part to national apathy, a point incidentally that O’Reilly touched on last night. People just don’t care.


20 posted on 03/27/2014 8:19:57 AM PDT by Starboard
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To: Starboard

“People just don’t care.”
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That is painfully obvious in my state. Strom Thurmond’s father was said to have shot a man on the street in Edgefield, South Carolina for calling him a liar. The current generation hardly blinks an eye at being called out for lying. Strom Thurmond fought in the Normandy invasion as a man in his forties. The current generation can’t identify Normandy or tell you what continent it is on. Ask them what we should do about the ignorance and apathy that is so prevalent and they will tell you that they don’t know and “COULD care less”. I’m about to turn 70 and damned glad I’m not 17.


21 posted on 03/27/2014 8:33:10 AM PDT by RipSawyer
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To: RipSawyer

Talk about ignorance of the current generation, did you see this? The video was taken at an elite university in Washington, DC:

http://www.mrctv.org/videos/pop-quiz-can-you-name-one-us-senator


22 posted on 03/27/2014 9:18:24 AM PDT by Starboard
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To: Starboard

Typical, all too typical. How about this, have you watched any of the Diceman’s videos?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MkGP7s0SGtY

Watching Mark Dice work these clowns is enough to make someone my age want to give up and just get drunk.


23 posted on 03/27/2014 9:52:20 AM PDT by RipSawyer
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To: RipSawyer

Thanks for the link. Hilarous but at the same time disgustingly pathetic. Its clear how Obama got elected: Zombie America.

The level of ignorance and apathy in this country is astounding. It is also an indictment of our so-called “education system”.

I had not seen any of Dice’s work but noticed that there are a lot of other videos that I’ll check out. Thanks again.


24 posted on 03/27/2014 11:39:36 AM PDT by Starboard
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To: Westbrook

Is there such thing as “national-communist”?

This is a NEW danger.

There is no such thing a half-red, or something like almost-red.

The best is the no-red ...

Digital communication is a matter of TOTAL POWER on the next century, people.

World can live some time with bad leadership, a lot of time with a worst leadershift, but notime wih no-leadership.

It is not a matter of leadership dispute, but accept the right leadership.

For now, it is american people and american institutions.

how much of it you agree to waive?


25 posted on 04/28/2014 11:53:19 AM PDT by LinuxCrew (National-communism?)
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