Czars appointees have seized unprecedented control over major aspects of government policy and programs. In some instances, unconfirmed czars have authority, in seeming violation of the U.S. Constitution, over certain Senate-confirmed officers.
Tuesday, October 11, 2011
Democracy is always temporary in nature; Obama's czars and the veil of secrecy; Republican Representative call for Obama to have Eric Holder resign; Obama is a lone wolf; Scenes from Occupy Wall St.; Democrat Congressional Campaign Committee asking supports to sign a petition in support of "Occupy"; Working Families Party hires protesters; Voters don't really want to destroy Capitalism; Wikileak shows Obama wanted to go to Hiroshima to apologize in speech; Democrat voter fraud; More states require urine test for safety net
"A democracy is ALWAYS temporary in nature; it simply cannot exist as a permanent form of government. A democracy will continue to exist up until the time that the voters discover that they can vote themselves generous gifts from the public treasury. From that moment on, the majority ALWAYS votes for the candidates who promise the most benefits from the public treasury, with the result that every democracy will finally collapse over loose fiscal policy, (which is) ALWAYS followed by a dictatorship."
Alexander Tyler, 1887 - University of Edinborough,
Washington Examiner opines: President Barack Obama has installed personal advisors in czar positions in the White House and has created new czar positions elsewhere in the Executive Branch. As of the date of this report, the number of czars that have been appointed by the President, or by others in his administration, appears to total 45. In addition, there are as many as 18 other unfilled or planned czar positions.
Many of these ‘czars’ are unconfirmed by the Senate and are largely unaccountable to Congress. Further, their activities are often outside the reach of the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), creating a veil of secrecy about their precise role in the administration.”I find this the most intriguing assertion within the release announcing the report: