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Executive Order: Assignment of National Security and Emergency Preparedness Communications Functions
White House Press Release ^ | 7/6/12 | White House

Posted on 07/07/2012 9:28:51 PM PDT by Sleeping Freeper

For Immediate Release July 06, 2012 Executive Order -- Assignment of National Security and Emergency Preparedness Communications Functions EXECUTIVE ORDER

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ASSIGNMENT OF NATIONAL SECURITY AND EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS COMMUNICATIONS FUNCTIONS

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, it is hereby ordered as follows:

Section 1. Policy. The Federal Government must have the ability to communicate at all times and under all circumstances to carry out its most critical and time sensitive missions. Survivable, resilient, enduring, and effective communications, both domestic and international, are essential to enable the executive branch to communicate within itself and with: the legislative and judicial branches; State, local, territorial, and tribal governments; private sector entities; and the public, allies, and other nations. Such communications must be possible under all circumstances to ensure national security, effectively manage emergencies, and improve national resilience. The views of all levels of government, the private and nonprofit sectors, and the public must inform the development of national security and emergency preparedness (NS/EP) communications policies, programs, and capabilities.

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To: CommieCutter

I was debating about 1913, but since that was when my mom was born, I went with ‘35 and the rise of FDR and the worldwide craze for socialism.

(Speaking of which, I now pay more for other people’s gas and electric {low income assistance fee} than I do for my own useage).


151 posted on 07/08/2012 5:03:36 AM PDT by PIF (They came for me and mine ... now it is your turn ...)
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To: Pigsley

Good post. The average person is delusional beyond words as to the true nature and intent of Obama and his gang.


152 posted on 07/08/2012 5:03:49 AM PDT by GlockThe Vote (The Obama Adminstration: 2nd wave of attacks on America after 9/11)
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To: silverleaf
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.

Too bad this didn't go through congress...

So by what authority in the Constitution can he do this? What Artical gives him this power to abridge speech even in times of non-emergency?

153 posted on 07/08/2012 5:04:24 AM PDT by EBH (Obama took away your American Dreams and replaced them with "Dreams from My (his) Father".)
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To: tsowellfan

“If Obama loses he will surely blame republicans.”

He won’t “lose”. He’ll either (1) cheat to the extreme, or (2) declare martial law in Octoboer and cancel the election. It’ll depend on what the polls show.


154 posted on 07/08/2012 5:09:24 AM PDT by MayflowerMadam
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To: EBH

Obama is a runaway truck on a steep hill in San Fransisco, it won’t stop until it levels out or something bigger gets in its way.

A LOT of people just cannot understand that Obama is breaking laws by the minute, he grows stronger every day, more bolder, more decisions are becoming more emotional than logical.

His latest actions are retributions in return for a dismal election donor turnout, also the latest news from AZ and dangerous to him revelations about his past coming to light.


155 posted on 07/08/2012 5:10:53 AM PDT by Eye of Unk (Going mobile, posts will be brief. No spellcheck for the grammar nazis.)
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To: MayflowerMadam

He MIGHT cancel HIS election against Romney, but we will have our own with other eligible and arguably more acceptable candidates like Sarah Palin and such.


156 posted on 07/08/2012 5:12:43 AM PDT by Eye of Unk (Going mobile, posts will be brief. No spellcheck for the grammar nazis.)
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To: Elsiejay

I just read the one Reagan signed..that this one rescinds..and he signs it ROnald Reagan (no office title)

Lots of similar language, however, BOs is much more exhaustive on the priorities of who gets communications restored in the event of an emergency...puts Homeland Security, Justice,DNI and FCC and yet another new Bureau to “manage” them. Oh, yippee.


157 posted on 07/08/2012 5:13:33 AM PDT by SueRae (See it? Hell, I can TASTE November from my house!)
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To: Eye of Unk

Executive orders can be overturned by a Congressional 2/3rds ...

Even Truman had his EO seizing the steel mills struck down by the Supreme Court.

What I fear...you said, “ A LOT of people just cannot understand that Obama is breaking laws,”

There is a lot of people in our country that do understand this...and want him to do this.


158 posted on 07/08/2012 5:18:50 AM PDT by EBH (Obama took away your American Dreams and replaced them with "Dreams from My (his) Father".)
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To: SueRae
Reagan...30 person advisory council

0bama...full expansion to implementation

159 posted on 07/08/2012 5:20:48 AM PDT by EBH (Obama took away your American Dreams and replaced them with "Dreams from My (his) Father".)
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To: rawhide

What is the crisis necessitating this EO?


Obama’s pending landslide defeat in November, along with a lot of other rats. Carville’s claim of 40 Years of Democrat Party rule were about as tangible as Hope and Change.

In a FREE AND FAIR ELECTION he is doomed to fail. But with a foreign based company providing the voting systems and software it would be beyond their means to have Obama “manufacture” an outcome where he squeaks by in his re-election bid despite overwhelming popular support against him.

What do you expect the reaction would be (as people in Russia are faced with regarding Putin’s re-election)? Civil disobedience I would expect which then would need to be quelled legally if possible.


160 posted on 07/08/2012 5:26:44 AM PDT by Hotlanta Mike (Resurrect the House Committee on Un-American Activities (HUAC)...before there is no America!)
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To: EBH

Yep. I also didn’t see any mention of CIA in the new order like there was in Reagan’s. The Reagan EO also nullifed the previous one, which I did not read.

WHen I read this post,and the EO, the first thing that came to mind was an EMP attack..


161 posted on 07/08/2012 5:29:49 AM PDT by SueRae (See it? Hell, I can TASTE November from my house!)
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To: Texas Fossil
Got Morse?

I unjoined myself from ARRL when cw was dropped as a license requirement. Shouldn't be allowed to be a ham without it. It is cw that will get thru in an emergency not voice. Hook a mike up to a spark gap and tell me how it works. So the amateur community has been dumbed down ... Always wondered why... Maybe now I know?

In 2003, the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) ratified changes to the Radio Regulations to allow each country to determine whether it would require a person seeking an amateur radio operator license to demonstrate the ability to send and receive Morse code. The effect of this revision was to eliminate the international requirement that a person demonstrate Morse code proficiency in order to qualify for an amateur radio operator license with transmitting privileges on frequencies below 30 MHz.[14] With this change of international rules, the FCC announced on December 15, 2006 that it intended to adopt rule changes which would eliminate the Morse code requirement for amateur operator licenses.[14][15] Shortly thereafter, the effective date of the new rules was announced as February 23, 2007. After that date, the FCC immediately granted the former Technician Plus privileges to all Technician Class operators, consolidating the class into a single set of rules.

Notice it was"international" ... Like the UN maybe? Same crowd.

162 posted on 07/08/2012 5:34:31 AM PDT by ThePatriotsFlag (Boiling tea makes it stronger. I'm a Tea Party Patriot...and I AM BOILING!!!)
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To: Strategerist

Was it back in the early 2000’s when there was enough concern about an EMP attack that they had a commission created to investigate how much damage an EMP attack could do and how to decrease the vulnerabilities? If would make sense for something like this to be put in effect shortly after the commission came out with its report.

Do you know the history of this particular EO? I mean, has there been an EO like this one in effect at some time before now?

My question has been whether Soros’ preferred method of martial law is another run on the bank, or an Iranian EMP attack. Heck it wouldn’t even have to be the Iranians who did the attack, as long as it could be made to LOOK like the Iranians had done it. But I think the Iranians may already have the capability, given N Korea’s cooperation on creating nukes, their own delivery systems which they’ve tested for EMP capabilities, and Venezuela’s offer to use their country as a missile launch site for Iran.

I wonder if this EO just lays the groundwork for Obama to take over in a full coup if the means to martial law is an EMP attack. An EMP attack would make it much, much easier for Hezbollah sleepers in the US to wreak havoc than a financial collapse would. And an EMP attack would also create a financial collapse even larger than what an electronic run on the bank would.

My worst-case scenario has been an EMP attack shortly before the election, followed by Hezbollah operatives enacting a full-out coup for Soros’ communist-Islamist alliance. I’ve thought that they would perhaps try smaller things such as race riots or an electronic run on the bank but that if neither of those seemed likely to be successful (a big enough crisis) they would go for an EMP attack, and Iran has the means and motive to do that.

They probably would also be willing to work with Soros on the timing - since Soros, Islamists like Ahmadinejad and all the Muslim Brotherhood and Salafists who have taken control of the Middle East while Soros/Obama winks, and communists such as Hugo Chavez and Fidel Castro who have launch sites close enough to be dangerous to the US...share Soros’ goal of destroying the US. Soros has said he doesn’t want the US to win the “war on terror” because then America and capitalism will be strong, and America and capitalism are the world’s two great evils that Soros, who believes he is God, has to get rid of.

Soros, who says he owns the democratic party (and now with Barack Obama as his puppet has control over all US military, intelligence, and technological capabilitie) believes he is God, and Ahmadinejad believes he is supposed to create Armageddon so the 12th Imam will appear. He believes that they cannot possibly lose a nuclear war because if they are ever able to start one the 12th Imam will finish it for them.

People need to seriously consider what these 2 “abominations that cause desolation” could accomplish if working together - especially because Soros’ own words make it likely that they ARE working together.


163 posted on 07/08/2012 5:36:26 AM PDT by butterdezillion
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To: Sleeping Freeper

After food, water and power are cut off in Washington, Buckwheat needs a way to order slurpies and wagyu steak.


164 posted on 07/08/2012 5:43:06 AM PDT by sergeantdave (Public unions exist to protect the unions from the taxpaying public)
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To: ThePatriotsFlag

“International Telegraph Union founded at Paris n 1865 on the initiative of the French government.”

But, yes it is part of the UN now.


165 posted on 07/08/2012 5:51:36 AM PDT by Texas Fossil (Government, even in its best state is but a necessary evil; in its worst state an intolerable one)
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To: Squantos
The gubbmint oath-breakers should be aware that millions of Americans will uphold their sworn oaths, even if it takes Rule 308.
166 posted on 07/08/2012 6:02:23 AM PDT by Travis McGee (www.EnemiesForeignAndDomestic.com)
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To: butterdezillion

My projection was an attack upon families and children at a major theme park, the attackers are “identified” as either right wing militia radicals and or Mexican drug lords/gangs.

This is to gain momentum to establish sentiment for a national mandate of surrendering firearms.

Whoever is available will be the weeks favorite patsy by Obama, and this weeks menu has Iran on top. So its a fair guess Iran will be touted as having operatives in America, these agents may have built or smuggled in EMP devices.

Now the timing must be critical.

It will be another historic con job, America is attacked again and someone else will get the blame, Obama gets the sheeple all wound up and in a bind when they lose coms for a day or two and will be votefully grateful when the demigod messiah restores all.

My projection.


167 posted on 07/08/2012 6:03:08 AM PDT by Eye of Unk (Going mobile, posts will be brief. No spellcheck for the grammar nazis.)
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To: Myrddin

why such a rude post to me?


168 posted on 07/08/2012 6:14:37 AM PDT by 1_Rain_Drop
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To: PIF

Yeah...at least you can say the majority of people rejected gov’t spending in the 20’s.


169 posted on 07/08/2012 6:31:35 AM PDT by CommieCutter
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To: dixiechick2000

Executive Authority

Executive Order 12656 “Assignment of Emergency Preparedness Responsibilities”, February 16, 2004 plus Executive Order 13074, Amendment to EO 12656, February 9, 1998.
“Executive Order Number 12656 appointed the National Security Council as the principal body that should consider emergency powers. This allows the government to increase domestic intelligence and surveillance of U.S. citizens and would restrict the freedom of movement within the United States and grant the government the right to isolate large groups of civilians. The National Guard could be federalized to seal all borders and take control of U.S. air space and all ports of entry.” [4]
Executive Order 11921 “Adjusting Emergency Preparedness Assignments to Organizational and Functional Changes in Federal Departments and Agencies” allows the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) [stated as the Federal Emergency Preparedness Agency] to “develop plans to establish control over the mechanisms of production and distribution, of energy sources, wages, salaries, credit and the flow of money in U.S. financial institution in any undefined national emergency. It also provides that when a state of emergency is declared by the President, Congress cannot review the action for six months.” [5]
“FEMA’s powers were consolidated by President Jimmy Carter to incorporate: The National Security Act of 1947, which allows for the strategic relocation of industries, services, government and other essential economic activities, and to rationalize the requirements for manpower, resources and production facilities; The 1950 Defense Production Act, which gives the President sweeping powers over all aspects of the economy; The Act of August 29, 1916, which authorizes the Secretary of the Army, in time of war, to take possession of any transportation system for transporting troops, material, or any other purpose related to the emergency; and The International Emergency Economic Powers Act, which enables the President to seize the property of a foreign country or national. These powers were transferred to FEMA in a sweeping consolidation in 1979.” [6]
For the first time in American history, the reigns of government would not be transferred from one elected element to another, but the Constitution, itself, can be suspended. [7]
Foundation: Executive Orders

Executive Orders (EO) related to Federalism and Emergency Preparedness
EO 13132: “Federalism”, August 4, 1999.
EO 11490: “Federal Departments and Agencies”, February 16, 2004.
EO 12472: “Telecommunications Functions”, April 3, 1984; February 16, 2004.
EO 12407 “provides the regional and local mechanisms and manpower” for carrying out the provisions of Executive Order 12919: National Defense Industrial Resources Preparedness. This order, signed February 22, 1983, by President Ronald Reagan, “sets up ten Federal Regional Councils to govern ten Federal Regions made up of the fifty States.”
Assignment of Emergency Preparedness Functions, October 11, 2004
The following EOs all fall under EO 12919: [8]
EO 10990: “allows the government to take over all modes of transportation and control of highways and seaports.” [9]
EO 10995: Federal seizure of all communications media in the US.
EO 10997: Federal seizure of all electric power, fuels, minerals, public and private.
EO 10998: Federal seizure of all food supplies and resources, public and private and all farms and equipment.
EO 10999: Federal seizure of all means of transportation, including cars, trucks, or vehicles of any kind and total control over all highways, seaports and water ways.
EO 11000: Federal seizure of American people for work forces under federal supervision, including the splitting up of families if the government so desires.
EO 11001: Federal seizure of all health, education and welfare facilities, both public and private.
EO 11002: Empowers the Postmaster General to register every single person in the US.
EO 11003: Federal seizure of all airports and aircraft.
EO 11004: Federal seizure of all housing and finances and authority to establish forced relocation. Authority to designate areas to be abandoned as ‘unsafe,’ establish new locations for populations, relocate communities, build new housing with public funds.
EO 11005: Seizure of all railroads, inland waterways and storage facilities, both public and private.
EO 11051: Provides FEMA complete authorization to put above orders into effect in times of increased international tension of economic or financial crisis (FEMA will be in control incase of ‘National Emergency’).
EO 12919 “Apparently Allows Cabinet Heads to Make Direct Loans to Government Contractors.”


170 posted on 07/08/2012 6:35:05 AM PDT by Segovia
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To: Segovia

Now, before you label me an Obamabot; do a little research.
I’m no fan of the SoB in the WH, he’s guilty of plenty without getting exercised over something that basically routine.


171 posted on 07/08/2012 6:39:37 AM PDT by Segovia
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To: JRandomFreeper

Life is too short for QRP. We are on 100% emergency power buried underground in bunker. Have 100’ tower filled with V/U/HF antennas.I will communicate. 3.503 or so?? K


172 posted on 07/08/2012 7:10:52 AM PDT by halfright (FAST & FURIOUS! DON'T ALLOW THEM TO DIVERT YOUR ATTENTION.)
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To: Segovia
Read these EO’s very carefully. The wording change moves them out from under the Emergency Powers to being implemented anytime. ...the ability to communicate at all times and under all circumstances ...

He is nationalizing sectors of American industry, information, and communication.

Truman tried something similar in Youngstown Sheet & Tube Co. et al. v. Sawyer. The court ruled Truman unconstitutional under the National Emergency Orders. The authority wasn't there. Read more here: http://www.independent.org/publications/article.asp?id=1394

0bama has now put that authority there with changing the wording. You all think I am nutso to keep harping on this stuff...the wording changes...but to dismiss those changes that take these EO’s from times of emergency to now include anytime is very, very significant. He has essentially circumvented the law...even if it goes to the Supreme Court.

He also has circumvented needing congressional approval to seize almost any and all facets of infrastructure. ANYTIME.

173 posted on 07/08/2012 7:12:44 AM PDT by EBH (Obama took away your American Dreams and replaced them with "Dreams from My (his) Father".)
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To: tcat

Sorry to hear that, tcat!

Two days ago, a friend’s computer worked a-OK. Yesterday, I hear tell she was on the phone for 3 hours to get connected. Today, she’s bringing it over....

People need to learn how to go anonymous.


174 posted on 07/08/2012 7:20:07 AM PDT by combat_boots (The Lion of Judah cometh. Hallelujah. Gloria Patri, Filio et Spiritui Sancto.)
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To: EBH; Tzimisce; funfan

Mum’s the word.

Thanks for the posts, guys.


175 posted on 07/08/2012 7:23:19 AM PDT by combat_boots (The Lion of Judah cometh. Hallelujah. Gloria Patri, Filio et Spiritui Sancto.)
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To: 1_Rain_Drop
The virus warning is just a cover up for this EO.

There's a down load to eliminate the new virus in your computer. What if the download itself WAS the new government control virus, and people downloaded it voluntarily.

Things are not always what they seem.

176 posted on 07/08/2012 7:24:04 AM PDT by concerned about politics ("Get thee behind me, Liberal")
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To: Strategerist

The infrastructure is already in place that is EMP hardened...
Now if The King needs to exercise “flexibility” prior to his defeat in November, it can be done...


177 posted on 07/08/2012 7:32:53 AM PDT by Shady (There is no separation of powers..they want to ace the people out...)
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To: Strategerist
It's about creating a means to preserve military and government communications in a disaster or emergency; anything from full-scale nuclear war to an EMP to a massive solar flare to a crippling cyber-attack.

Exactly. This is nothing new; not really. This EO was first enacted during the Cuban Missile Crisis and has been renewed by every POTUS over the years, including Carter, Reagan and Bush I and II, with numerous revisions and new language over the years to keep up with new technologies.

When there are severe weather events and natural disasters; outbreaks of tornados, floods, hurricanes; earthquakes, wildfires or some other type of public emergency like the 9-11 terrorist attacks and the EBS breaks in on your local radio and TV with emergency messages and instructions, how exactly is that impeding your “free speech”? Well, it doesn’t.

This is not, IMO about shutting down civilian access or use of the internet or that of commercial broadcasting, except for communicating EBC messages, but it really has to do with tasking the numerous federal agencies; many now very dependent on internet connections, cyber communications, cloud computing and cellular technologies, with coming up with actual and firm contingency plans for communication in the event of massive power outages and internet disruptions as the result of a natural disaster, an EMP attack, a massive solar flare, cyber attack or any event that effectively shuts down the types of communications we are now so dependent on.

FWIW, when we drive on our interconnected interstate highway system, we would do well to remember that the Eisenhower administration didn’t do this back in the 1950’s to make it easier for us to drive to Boca FL to visit grandma or drive our RV’s on cross country trips, but to enable the military to have easy access to get around quickly in the event of a nuclear war. Heck, even the internet it’s self was initially a development of the DOD as a means of securing uninterrupted national defense communications. That the internet morphed into something much bigger with many civilian uses was just a happy accident and outgrowth of something that was never initially intended to serve that purpose.

As far as where we are technology wise now days; I work as a payroll/HRIS manager for a rather large company. Last Monday our internet provider had some type of major equipment failure (perhaps because of the massive thunderstorm in the Mid-Atlantic) that completely cut us off from the internet and from all external emails and that pretty much shut my department down from doing any meaningful work for most of the day; and without internet and email access we pretty much couldn’t do anything, especially process payroll as our payroll system is “in the cloud” through our payroll vendor; i.e. without internet access, we have no access as the system and stored data is not resident on our own internal servers and even if it was, we’d have no means of transmitting that data to our vendor without an internet connection. I was on the phone with ADP and our IT department to determine our contingency plan in the event that our internet service didn’t come back on for several days as that would mean we couldn’t process payroll for several hundred people. Fortunately by the end of the day on Monday, our internet and email services were restored and life went on and people, including me, got paid on time. : ),

But it was an important lesson for me. So I’m now working on developing a comprehensive emergency contingency plan in conjunction with our IT department and our payroll vendor in the event that we experience a much longer term power outage and or internet disruption so we can still get our people paid, even if that means processing manual checks, paying people based on the last payroll run, and or estimates of time worked if our electronic time clocks go down or even loaning folks a small amount of cash in a catastrophic event to get by for a few days and making adjustments later on. Of course, I can’t do anything about ATM’s going down, or banks being closed and the like, but I can do my very small part to ensure that we’ve done what we can as a company in case of a catastrophic emergency to help our employees get through a catastrophic emergency.

BTW, I was working as PR manager for a company in Baltimore-Washington area on 9-11. We had finished processing PR but the bank that we sent our funds to for direct deposits was located in lower Manhattan and for very obvious reasons, the wire transfer couldn’t go through. Our company shut down early as it was near chaos; schools were closing early, people were scared and leaving work to go pick up their kids and go home, etc. but I stayed late and was the very last person to leave the building because I was working with our payroll vendor and bank to re-route the payroll funds through several alternate banks across the country as the very last thing I wanted to have happen, with all the chaos and unknowns on that day, was to not get people their pay.

178 posted on 07/08/2012 7:38:15 AM PDT by MD Expat in PA
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To: Eye of Unk
... Obama gets the sheeple all wound up and in a bind when they lose coms for a day or two...

In am EMP attack, coms will be lost for much longer than a day or two. The entire infrastructure will need to be rebuilt.

It will be months at a minimum, possibly years. That's why prep should be for a minimum of two years.

179 posted on 07/08/2012 8:13:21 AM PDT by upchuck (FACEBOOK... Share pointless stuff with friends you don't know. Beg for intrusion into your life.)
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To: Sleeping Freeper
In Article I Section I of the Constitution it is clear that all legislative powers reside in Congress. The Executive Branch has the responsibility to execute the laws passed by Congess. An Executive Order is not legislation it is a order issued by the President to enforce laws passed by the Congress. While Executive Orders are not mentioned in the Constitution it has been a precedent for a President to issue Executive Orders that he deems to be necessary and proper.

The “Necessary and Proper” clause in the Constitution found in Article I Section 8 was not intended to give Congress and the authority to do whatever they felt was a good idea. This clause meant that they had the authority to pass any legislation that was necessary and proper to implement the powers delegated to the United States in Article I Section 8.

The President is the Chief Administrative Officer of the Executive Branch of Government and has the authority to implement policies and procedures that are neccesary for the administration of the duties and responsibilities that have been assigned to him by the Constitution. Policies and procedures passed by Congress are called laws and effect all of the people. An Executive Order is a policy or procedure issued by the President that is a regulation that applies only to employess of the Executive Branch of government.

Any Executive Order that has any effect on individuals that are not government employees in a violation of Article I Section I. Whenever the President issues and Executive Order that extends to all of the people. Congress has a responsibility to the people to veto any Executive Order that has any effect on non governmental employees.

When a President issues an unconstitutional Executive Order and Congress allows the order to stand they are violating their oath to preserve, protect and defend the Constitution.

From :http://blog.tenthamendmentcenter.com/2011/10/are-executive-orders-constitutional/
180 posted on 07/08/2012 8:14:40 AM PDT by Lucky9teen (Peace is that brief glorious moment in history when everybody stands around reloading.~Thomas Jeffer)
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To: Batman11

This is something I keep wondering about. I looked up the oath in the National Code and confirmed that it not only applies to officers but also federal employees and a lot of law enforcement agencies.

I would have to be wondering if I was not in violation of my oath every day right now. It would be a very very hard right to choose wouldn’t it?


181 posted on 07/08/2012 8:15:09 AM PDT by Sequoyah101 (You've been screwed by your government.)
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To: bigbob

Or a pair of 813’s, even maybe a QRP rig.


182 posted on 07/08/2012 8:15:18 AM PDT by nanook (Thomas Jefferson had it right.)
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To: JRandomFreeper

Dang son. Cat whisker receivers, I used to build them and sell them in the 5th grade back when God was a baby.


183 posted on 07/08/2012 8:17:34 AM PDT by nanook (Thomas Jefferson had it right.)
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To: funfan
Executive Order 12472--Assignment of national security and emergency preparedness telecommunications functions

On April 3, 1984, President Ronald Reagan signed Executive Order (E.O.) 12472 which broadened the NCS' national security and emergency preparedness (NS/EP) capabilities and superseded President Kennedy's original 1963 memorandum. The NCS expanded from its original six members to an interagency group of 23 Federal departments and agencies, and began coordinating and planning NS/EP telecommunications to support crises and disasters.
184 posted on 07/08/2012 8:24:15 AM PDT by Lucky9teen (Peace is that brief glorious moment in history when everybody stands around reloading.~Thomas Jeffer)
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To: Sleeping Freeper; Jim Robinson

Is this happening in your city? This is a copy of an email from AFP — Americans for Prosperity:

Danger! Danger!

Below is a copy of a proposed Amendment being pushed by an organization called “Move To Amend”. It is an attempt to strip the rights of select organizations in order to limit or stop their spending. Note that unions, non-governmental organizations (NGO) nor environmental groups are mentioned.

This is being pushed across the U.S. at the city and county level and has now come to Salem. Below the amendment is the motion Salem City Councilor Laura Tesler has put on the City Council agenda for Monday July 9th.

This needs to be stopped dead in its tracks!!!

Contact your elected representative now and tell them not to let this travesty move forward. Come to the City Council meeting Monday night and support us in stopping this. You don’t need to give testimony, just be there to back us up.

Help us stop the destruction of our Constitution and the decay of our rights and freedoms.

The time to take a stand and say NO MORE!!!! is now.

Move to Amend 28th Amendment

[from http://movetoamend.org/amendment]

Section 1 [A corporation is not a person and can be regulated]

The rights protected by the Constitution of the United States are the rights of natural persons only.

Artificial entities, such as corporations, limited liability companies, and other entities, established by the laws of any State, the United States, or any foreign state shall have no rights under this Constitution and are subject to regulation by the People, through Federal, State, or local law.

The privileges of artificial entities shall be determined by the People, through Federal, State, or local law, and shall not be construed to be inherent or inalienable.

Section 2 [Money is not speech and can be regulated]

Federal, State and local government shall regulate, limit, or prohibit contributions and expenditures, including a candidate’s own contributions and expenditures, for the purpose of influencing in any way the election of any candidate for public office or any ballot measure.

Federal, State and local government shall require that any permissible contributions and expenditures be publicly disclosed.

The judiciary shall not construe the spending of money to influence elections to be speech under the First Amendment.

Section 3

Nothing contained in this amendment shall be construed to abridge the freedom of the press

There is a letter from Laura Tesler to the Mayor and City Council for a motion to put this on the November ballot.

So we can all vote it down.


185 posted on 07/08/2012 8:28:30 AM PDT by Salvation ("With God all things are possible." Matthew 19:26)
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To: thouworm
Everybody, let's contact Mark Levin and ask him what this is all about. That's www.marklevinshow.com. His phone number is posted on the site. Let's also ask Rush Limbaugh..google for his website address and contact info.

If we do not know something, then we must ASK those of us who may know.

186 posted on 07/08/2012 8:50:17 AM PDT by itssme
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To: Sleeping Freeper

BooBoo is planning something for Oct. Maybe a takeover. The St Louis military training drills with the cops there have some ominous ovetones. The ST Louis cops were told it was training for an event that is going to happen in Oct where they will be fighting the general public and the militias. If it walks like a duck.


187 posted on 07/08/2012 8:55:51 AM PDT by Georgia Girl 2 (The only purpose of a pistol is to fight your way back to the rifle you should never have dropped.)
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To: JRandomFreeper

With all due respect to ham radio operators, your ability is almost worthless in the context of modern communication.

I can pick up a telephone and call someone or drive and tell them, but its not the same as FreeRepublic, emails, social networking, the radio/TV station, or texting.

The idea of controlling communication is not to control everything, just the rapid/mass forms that everyone uses and relies on.


188 posted on 07/08/2012 9:00:14 AM PDT by SampleMan (Feral Humans are the refuse of socialism.)
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To: GlockThe Vote
Good post. The average person is delusional beyond words as to the true nature and intent of Obama and his gang.

The problem with Romney is that he's a windsock-puppet; I believe his nature allows his "intent" to be directed in a manner mirroring Obama's. (IOW, he is a false sense of security.)

189 posted on 07/08/2012 9:04:33 AM PDT by OneWingedShark (Q: Why am I here? A: To do Justly, to love mercy, and to walk humbly with my God.)
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To: MayflowerMadam
He won’t “lose”. He’ll either (1) cheat to the extreme, or (2) declare martial law in Octoboer and cancel the election. It’ll depend on what the polls show.

(3) Declare he's chosen Romney for VP.

190 posted on 07/08/2012 9:05:36 AM PDT by OneWingedShark (Q: Why am I here? A: To do Justly, to love mercy, and to walk humbly with my God.)
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To: PIF

Question, does it matter which browser you use to check your computer? is the malware stored in the browser or in your system files? I couldn’t get aol on an ancient computer to go to the fbi site so I used firefox, which showed the pc was ok.


191 posted on 07/08/2012 9:10:08 AM PDT by huldah1776
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To: Salvation
Artificial entities, such as corporations, limited liability companies, and other entities, established by the laws of any State, the United States, or any foreign state shall have no rights under this Constitution and are subject to regulation by the People, through Federal, State, or local law.

Horrid; this means that companies would have no right to defend themselves in court, only the privilege as allowed by their State masters.

192 posted on 07/08/2012 9:14:49 AM PDT by OneWingedShark (Q: Why am I here? A: To do Justly, to love mercy, and to walk humbly with my God.)
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To: Sleeping Freeper
OK EVERYBODY...THIS IS VERY IMPORTANT...READ THE FOLLOWING...IS THERE ANY TRUTH TO THIS?

...Spanish Company Will “Count” American Votes Overseas In November - http://www,westerjournalism.com/spanish-company-will-count-american-votes-overseas

ALSO:

...Major Oboma Crony-Contributor company to count and manage 2012 US Vote results? - http:www.canadafreepress.com/index.php/print-friendly/45948

WE MUST contact our federal representatives and DEMAND to know NOW IF this is true. Massive, mega voter fraud perpetrated by oboma if this is true...may explain his cocky attitude of a win in November. This can not be allowed. CALL YOUR FEDERAL REPRESENTATIVES MONDAY AND DEMAND AN ANSWER. I'll be knocking on my rep Joe Walsh's door in Illinois first thing Monday.

193 posted on 07/08/2012 9:26:14 AM PDT by itssme
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To: itssme

Digging deeper into the 2012 vote count controversy

http://www.examiner.com/article/digging-deeper-into-the-2012-vote-count-controversy


194 posted on 07/08/2012 9:36:09 AM PDT by Whenifhow
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To: JRandomFreeper

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195 posted on 07/08/2012 9:37:56 AM PDT by DeepInTheHeartOfTexas
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To: Sleeping Freeper
Two words....


196 posted on 07/08/2012 9:42:03 AM PDT by NormsRevenge (Semper Fi)
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To: LaybackLenny

197 posted on 07/08/2012 10:01:16 AM PDT by Lucky9teen (Peace is that brief glorious moment in history when everybody stands around reloading.~Thomas Jeffer)
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To: tcat
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198 posted on 07/08/2012 10:11:11 AM PDT by Lucky9teen (Peace is that brief glorious moment in history when everybody stands around reloading.~Thomas Jeffer)
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To: dixiechick2000

I’m not sure 5.3(e) is directed at Rush (or anyone else). The reference in 5.3(e) to “in those parts of the electromagnetic spectrum assigned to the Federal Government” seems to rule out commercial radio stations. The federal government has big swaths of spectrum already assigned to it—this seems to allow them to reassign it. There may be other parts of the EO to worry about, but the section 5.3(e) doesn’t seem to be one of them.


199 posted on 07/08/2012 10:34:42 AM PDT by mondonico (Peace through Superior Firepower)
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To: mkjessup
... in the end there absolutely WILL be one or more loyal military officers who will not violate their Oath to “preserve, protect and defend” the Constitution of the United States, and they will do whatever becomes necessary...

Or one Secret Service agent.

200 posted on 07/08/2012 11:11:27 AM PDT by Max in Utah (A nation can survive its fools, and even the ambitious. But it cannot survive treason from within.)
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