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6. I always wondered why George ran in to pass these when they can be undone later.
If George can do it, Barack can undo it.

Those last minute bills made me think they were going to steal it again and remain in power.

Why would they want a librul to have all that unchecked power?


Am I stupid? Is there something I'm missing?
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  -Obama Positioned to Quickly Reverse Bush Actions DogPoundPup  Nov-08-08 08:46 PM   #0 
  - Oh, thank God.  aquart   Nov-08-08 08:47 PM   #1 
  - And NCLB  Whoa_Nelly   Nov-08-08 08:52 PM   #3 
  - Don't bet on that one, unfortunately.  ryanmuegge   Nov-09-08 09:50 AM   #85 
  - "President Obama VOIDS ALL Bush Signing Statements"  Joe Bacon   Nov-09-08 07:33 AM   #52 
  - Now THAT would be awe-inspiring!  peacebird   Nov-09-08 09:34 AM   #77 
  - YES! THAT alone would be the most powerful one.  TankLV   Nov-09-08 09:52 AM   #86 
  - I second the motion!  Krashkopf   Nov-09-08 12:42 PM   #118 
  - It would have mixed results.  igil   Nov-09-08 08:54 PM   #153 
  - 200?  dee_from_ott   Nov-09-08 07:37 AM   #54 
  - Heres the website of all Orders signed by BushCO  DeepBlueDem   Nov-09-08 09:47 AM   #84 
     - can you point to some specifics I could look at?  BlancheSplanchnik   Nov-09-08 12:57 PM   #120 
     - Jesus effing Christ  micraphone   Nov-09-08 04:25 PM   #131 
        - here's one: "Facilitation of Hunting Heritage." Thanks, *, for helping everyone kill dwindling  wordpix   Nov-09-08 08:57 PM   #154 
           - To be technical, the people who shot the buffalo from train windows  NCevilDUer   Nov-10-08 09:22 AM   #162 
           - Thanks!! info overload makes me fall off computer chairs  BlancheSplanchnik   Nov-10-08 11:24 AM   #163 
  - Pinch me, must be dreaming. nt  wtmusic   Nov-08-08 08:50 PM   #2 
  - Now that't what I'm talkin' 'bout.  Lasher   Nov-08-08 08:54 PM   #4 
  - Thank "god" or whatever is out there.  Acryliccalico   Nov-08-08 09:00 PM   #5 
  - Agnostic?  RUMMYisFROSTED   Nov-09-08 08:12 AM   #59 
  - I always wondered why George ran in to pass these when they can be undone later.  jazzjunkysue   Nov-08-08 09:05 PM   #6 
  - They were in effect 8 years and you ask, "why?"...????  defendandprotect   Nov-08-08 09:19 PM   # 
  - Political currency. Helping to get repugs re-elected in Congress. Repaying the lobbies & campaign  lildreamer316   Nov-09-08 05:30 AM   #41 
  - In some cases  pirate_satellite   Nov-09-08 09:43 AM   #80 
  - Ok. I get it. Really, really slimey.  jazzjunkysue   Nov-09-08 10:42 AM   #101 
  - he's not gone yet  grasswire   Nov-09-08 10:17 AM   #98 
  - off to the Greatest Page with ye  Skittles   Nov-08-08 09:11 PM   #7 
  - LOL, extend his "legacy". His legacy is "Worst president ever."  buddysmellgood   Nov-08-08 09:13 PM   #8 
  - no need to worry. He can kick back in Crawford  GinaMaria   Nov-08-08 10:13 PM   #24 
  - From what I heard, the Pig Farm in Crawford  Patchuli   Nov-08-08 10:58 PM   #28 
  - brush-clearing ............  resnah   Nov-09-08 03:31 AM   #36 
  - Ah, but that might change soon.  otherlander   Nov-09-08 08:24 AM   #61 
  - Who needs extradition?  Cheap_Trick   Nov-09-08 10:21 AM   #99 
  - The pig farm was very important to the Bushes  jmowreader   Nov-09-08 08:34 AM   #65 
  - This is true - notice how the "liberal media" is NOT mentioning this...  TankLV   Nov-09-08 09:55 AM   #87 
  - why am I not surprised  GinaMaria   Nov-09-08 11:24 AM   #106 
  - But he might clear brush again in another life  herbster   Nov-09-08 11:53 AM   #110 
  - "Dry Drunk Gulch" "Dead Bush Ranch"  not fooled   Nov-09-08 08:14 PM   #149 
  - It was nothing but a photo op set  Patchuli   Nov-09-08 11:21 PM   #158 
  - How about sentencing ShrubBush to 8 years hard labor, ... clearing brush, no parole. . . nt  Bernardo de La Paz   Nov-09-08 08:14 PM   #150 
  - Are you going to swat that bug on 1-20-09?  Patchuli   Nov-09-08 10:06 PM   #156 
  - The Worst Family has also been looking in Highland Park (Dallas).  Raster   Nov-09-08 03:28 PM   #128 
  - He belongs in prison.  Zhade   Nov-10-08 06:19 AM   #161 
  - The "legacy" of "Mission Accomplished" will live on for a long time  AlbertCat   Nov-09-08 11:38 AM   #109 
  - Haleluljah!  crispini   Nov-08-08 09:16 PM   #9 
  - I'm ecstatic -- in fact I'm drooling ---!!!!  defendandprotect   Nov-08-08 09:17 PM   #10 
  - It's like we're free from a hostage situation!! After 8 long years in a basement...  johnnyrocket   Nov-08-08 09:19 PM   #11 
  - I bet the rest of America will have - what's it called - "hostage syndrom"  TankLV   Nov-09-08 09:58 AM   #88 
     - Stockholm Syndrome  louis-t   Nov-09-08 11:34 AM   #108 
  - K & Fucking R! n/t  utopiansecretagent   Nov-08-08 09:26 PM   #12 
  - This is SO WONDERFUL! nt  GOPNotForMe   Nov-08-08 09:26 PM   #13 
  - Got a serious question for you guys.  SlicerDicer-   Nov-08-08 09:26 PM   #14 
  - Auto emissions testing a state issue  Best_man23   Nov-08-08 09:50 PM   #19 
  - Not necessairly so - remember bunkerboy successfully stoped California & other states from enacting  TankLV   Nov-09-08 10:01 AM   #89 
     - Two different issues  pirate_satellite   Nov-09-08 10:46 AM   #102 
        - No it's not!  TankLV   Nov-09-08 11:27 AM   #107 
           - You're the one spouting nonsense  pirate_satellite   Nov-09-08 12:12 PM   #111 
  - Dupe  Best_man23   Nov-08-08 09:50 PM   #20 
  - It does depend on state; but here's something that may help..  lildreamer316   Nov-09-08 05:35 AM   #43 
  - As of now, its a state mandate.. Its not a federal compliance...  glowing   Nov-09-08 06:09 AM   #46 
  - Even more local issue than statewide  AllyCat   Nov-09-08 09:27 AM   #76 
  - The article doesn't mention the Justice Department.  annabanana   Nov-08-08 09:34 PM   #15 
  - I caught that too. Glaring omission of Patriot Act & FISA. n/t  MNReformer   Nov-09-08 04:15 AM   #37 
  - I don't think the Patriot Act is something that can be "swiftly" undone  prostock69   Nov-09-08 07:35 AM   #53 
     - Why not? It was "swiftly" passed. n/t  leftstreet   Nov-09-08 11:11 AM   #104 
  - That's what I was hoping for first  DissedByBush   Nov-09-08 10:15 AM   #96 
  - Thank you! Good News!!!  diane in sf   Nov-08-08 09:34 PM   #16 
  - THANK GOD!  ellie   Nov-08-08 09:36 PM   #17 
  - Yippee - I'm gonna sleep good tonight!!!  polichick   Nov-08-08 09:37 PM   #18 
  - The good news just keeps on coming...like a dam being burst...  TankLV   Nov-09-08 10:05 AM   #91 
  - Whats That Popping Sound  The River   Nov-08-08 09:55 PM   #21 
  - Yay!  jennied   Nov-08-08 10:07 PM   #22 
  - He is beyond responsive. Obama is proactive even predictive  GinaMaria   Nov-08-08 10:11 PM   #23 
  - Well... there's an application on change.gov :)  jennied   Nov-08-08 11:56 PM   #30 
     - checking it out now. thanks  GinaMaria   Nov-09-08 11:20 AM   #105 
  - Reverse Executive Order 13,233 and order immediate release of all Reagan papers  Lasher   Nov-08-08 10:17 PM   #25 
  - Good one. Important issue. . . . nt  Bernardo de La Paz   Nov-09-08 08:20 PM   #151 
  - Hahahah! Bush and Cheney have got to feel like morons now.  Tutonic   Nov-08-08 10:38 PM   #26 
  - Nah, they don't, they are laughing all the way to the bank.  Bushies gotta go   Nov-09-08 08:12 AM   #60 
  - That's gonna make for a real relaxin' first sit-down, Stretch...  Amerigo Vespucci   Nov-08-08 10:55 PM   #27 
  - Yep, I'm thinking that's just what he plans for the FIRST DAY, lol.  kestrel91316   Nov-09-08 12:41 PM   #117 
  - It's a miracle  Joey Liberal   Nov-08-08 11:13 PM   #29 
  - I'm glad the Obama team wasted no time getting this story out.  pinniped   Nov-09-08 12:09 AM   #31 
  - Dick Cheney in 2001:  hangman86   Nov-09-08 12:46 AM   #32 
  - Haha Haha Ha! Yea! The Real is coming home!  spelldmilk   Nov-09-08 01:28 AM   #33 
  - There are plenty of rough times ahead, but at least we have solid ground for hope.  Vidar   Nov-09-08 01:39 AM   #34 
  - sigh of relief. and gratitude. n/t  orleans   Nov-09-08 02:45 AM   #35 
  - YES! K&R n/t  caseycoon   Nov-09-08 04:39 AM   #38 
  - It's like waking up in a parallel universe  Hardhead   Nov-09-08 05:11 AM   #39 
  - Oh, that "parallel universe" is still alive and kicking - just tune into FUX...  TankLV   Nov-09-08 10:08 AM   # 
  - Obama has the potential to be a great president . . .  OneBlueSky   Nov-09-08 05:12 AM   #40 
  - This is like political Viagara  BayjanDem   Nov-09-08 05:33 AM   #42 
  - Hey Bush, hey Cheney, watch that pemanent republican majority  Submariner   Nov-09-08 05:35 AM   #44 
  - Obama is working hard to brings us back to the 21st century. nt  fasttense   Nov-09-08 05:44 AM   #45 
  - It's as if the world has flipped upside down. Sane people rule! nt  Vinca   Nov-09-08 06:24 AM   #47 
  - There ya go again - presentation is important - you're comments should have been: It's as if the  TankLV   Nov-09-08 10:13 AM   #95 
  - I remember reading about this months ago  nuxvomica   Nov-09-08 06:25 AM   #48 
  - It looks like  LiberalPersona   Nov-09-08 06:37 AM   #49 
  - Hot Damn! It's an early Christmas!  Love Bug   Nov-09-08 06:48 AM   #50 
  - Excellent news.  WakingLife   Nov-09-08 07:28 AM   #51 
  - This is excellent news. K&R  myrna minx   Nov-09-08 08:00 AM   #55 
  - Music to our ears!  RedCloud   Nov-09-08 08:01 AM   #56 
  - Sweet.  Vattel   Nov-09-08 08:03 AM   #57 
  - Too early for a Hallelujah chorus? Then how about hooray!  mnhtnbb   Nov-09-08 08:10 AM   #58 
  - Bring out the broom, the mop and the disinfectant.  RUMMYisFROSTED   Nov-09-08 08:24 AM   #62 
  - Only 200?  OswegoAtheist   Nov-09-08 08:26 AM   #63 
  - went there - read entire article. GREAT news from a GREAT President-Elect! K&R  1Hippiechick   Nov-09-08 08:31 AM   #64 
  - K&R!!!  llmart   Nov-09-08 08:40 AM   #66 
  - The most focused, organized campaign in history now becomes....  sellitman   Nov-09-08 08:41 AM   #67 
  - Sheesh!  Donkeykick   Nov-09-08 08:45 AM   #68 
  - Extraordinary.  MannyGoldstein   Nov-09-08 08:52 AM   #69 
  - That's what I'm talkin bout  harun   Nov-09-08 09:12 AM   #70 
  - K&R I hope so. n/t  Jesuswasntafascist   Nov-09-08 09:12 AM   #71 
  - YES !!  Maineman   Nov-09-08 09:13 AM   #72 
  - I'm almost feeling choked up again. This is amazing.  Sugar Smack   Nov-09-08 09:18 AM   #73 
  - Everyday I find at least one more thing  MikeE   Nov-09-08 09:18 AM   #74 
  - "Ideologically offensive"? Is that what the librul media calls  AllyCat   Nov-09-08 09:19 AM   #75 
  - Righteous beautiful!  Dangerously Amused   Nov-09-08 09:38 AM   #78 
  - I new it could and would be done.  dkofos   Nov-09-08 09:39 AM   #79 
  - Great new - at LONG last.  TankLV   Nov-09-08 09:43 AM   #81 
  - Tape up that Constitution good Mr President elect. :) n/t  wroberts189   Nov-09-08 09:44 AM   #82 
  - Please don't forget the piece...  gorfle   Nov-09-08 01:29 PM   #122 
  - The 8 year nightmare is over!  DesertRat   Nov-09-08 09:45 AM   #83 
  - Nice Start.  humbled_opinion   Nov-09-08 10:05 AM   #90 
  - No - no need to "remind" ANYBODY. Just quietly and quickly DO IT!  TankLV   Nov-09-08 10:16 AM   #97 
  - music to my ears!  Olney Blue   Nov-09-08 10:07 AM   #92 
  - Giddy fucking happy dance!  lonestarnot   Nov-09-08 10:08 AM   #93 
  - This is my dance  Debau2005   Nov-09-08 07:47 PM   #148 
  - Bwahahahaha!!!  PfcHammer   Nov-09-08 10:12 AM   #94 
  - K&R  NikolaC   Nov-09-08 10:29 AM   #100 
  - This will make an interesting meeting Monday  Neo   Nov-09-08 10:56 AM   #103 
  - Anyone think he'll sign Kyoto?  John Kerry VonErich   Nov-09-08 12:13 PM   #112 
  - Phew K&R  nam78_two   Nov-09-08 12:15 PM   #113 
  - Power of the Presidency -- Obama will use it  Martin Eden   Nov-09-08 12:18 PM   #114 
  - Thank Goodness  hunter78   Nov-09-08 12:22 PM   #115 
  - This man is ON THE BALL. And this bit of news has exceeded  kestrel91316   Nov-09-08 12:37 PM   #116 
  - Wow. Stellar planning. I'm majorly impressed. n/t  Zorra   Nov-09-08 12:49 PM   #119 
  - WOW! reproductive rights is right there in the list!! YES!!  BlancheSplanchnik   Nov-09-08 01:06 PM   #121 
  - Great news!  jeff30997   Nov-09-08 01:30 PM   #123 
  - Legislative Changes  JimboBillyBubbaBob   Nov-09-08 01:46 PM   #124 
  - "political" should be called Neocon, be truthful  KakistocracyHater   Nov-09-08 01:51 PM   #125 
  - Seems too good to be true, doesn't it  Gator_Matt   Nov-09-08 02:24 PM   #126 
  - such welcome news  NJCher   Nov-09-08 02:55 PM   #127 
  - Sweet Goddess of Liberty, thank you from the bottom of my heart. nt  Hekate   Nov-09-08 03:39 PM   #129 
  - Just don't bail out the Auto industry!!!  goforit   Nov-09-08 03:45 PM   #130 
  - Obama to use executive orders for immediate impact  Meeker Morgan   Nov-09-08 06:16 PM   #132 
  - Can he use an executive order to overturn DOMA?  SoCalNative   Nov-09-08 06:16 PM   #133 
  - DOMA, no.  igil   Nov-09-08 06:16 PM   #135 
     - What is DOMA  redirish28   Nov-09-08 06:16 PM   #144 
        - DOMA = Defense of Marriage Act  tclambert   Nov-09-08 06:16 PM   #145 
           - He could order the military not to enforce DADT.  Nevernose   Nov-09-08 06:19 PM   #147 
  - Elections have consequences  ellie   Nov-09-08 06:16 PM   #134 
  - Short-sighted assholes don't understand the concept of precedent.  aquart   Nov-09-08 06:16 PM   #136 
  - Deport Bill O'Reilly? nt  onehandle   Nov-09-08 06:16 PM   #137 
  - which one will wail and moan the loudest?  SemperEadem   Nov-09-08 06:16 PM   #138 
  - I would love nothing more than to see stem cell research move forward  Jamastiene   Nov-09-08 06:16 PM   #139 
  - I can't wait to see the Global Gag Order-to cut off US funding for International  Bobbieo   Nov-09-08 06:16 PM   #140 
  - Can't wait to watch them cry the blues about it. It's the bed they made. nt  OmelasExpat   Nov-09-08 06:16 PM   #141 
  - Too bad. Elections have consequences! n/t  ramapo   Nov-09-08 06:16 PM   #142 
  - WWY  azurnoir   Nov-09-08 06:16 PM   #143 
  - President Obama actually respects the Constitution  tclambert   Nov-09-08 06:16 PM   #146 
  - Cheers to Obama ... he's going to be a GREAT  Raine   Nov-09-08 08:29 PM   #152 
  - Do it, Obamagang! Cheers for you!  wordpix   Nov-09-08 09:03 PM   #155 
  - "The chickens are coming home to roost." Jeremiah Wright  trickyguy   Nov-09-08 10:15 PM   #157 
  - Don't put money on it.  antimatter98   Nov-10-08 12:46 AM   #159 
  - I know how he's going to do it:  Borgnine   Nov-10-08 01:11 AM   #160 
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