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MonkeyFunk Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Mar-19-07 05:57 PM
Response to Reply #34
35. oh, I agree
the whole thing was a mess, and Scalia's failure to recuse was shameful.

I was just pointing out that the USSC did NOT make much of a ruling, if any, on the executive privilege rights claimed by Cheney.
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  -The Looming Constitutional Crisis..... is Here cali  Mar-19-07 07:20 AM   #0 
  - Next stop, US Supreme Court? If that happens, I hope the process can  babylonsister   Mar-19-07 07:26 AM   #1 
  - US Supreme Court approved of Bush giving finger to Congress over Energy task force n/t  papau   Mar-19-07 07:28 AM   #3 
     - Not quite  MonkeyFunk   Mar-19-07 08:16 AM   #16 
        - Not quite - and the take away is that the USSC will go yes to executive privilege- but I love Scalia  papau   Mar-19-07 05:55 PM   #34 
           - oh, I agree  MonkeyFunk   Mar-19-07 05:57 PM   #35 
  - Tuesday morning Bush claim executive privilege and by Thursday  whistle   Mar-19-07 07:28 AM   #2 
  - Actually  MonkeyFunk   Mar-19-07 07:28 AM   #4 
  - Well, it appears Waxman disagrees with you  cali   Mar-19-07 07:39 AM   #7 
  - Not entirely  MonkeyFunk   Mar-19-07 07:42 AM   #8 
     - Well then it is time to make precedent...  dogday   Mar-19-07 08:19 AM   #17 
     - No  MonkeyFunk   Mar-19-07 08:21 AM   #18 
        - We are talking about many crimes committed by  dogday   Mar-19-07 08:25 AM   #19 
           - If by precedent  MonkeyFunk   Mar-19-07 08:28 AM   #20 
              - You know any other time, I would have to agree  dogday   Mar-19-07 08:33 AM   #22 
              - I don't know...  MonkeyFunk   Mar-19-07 08:35 AM   #24 
              - Yet the SCOTUS had no problems with their unprecedented  Horse with no Name   Mar-19-07 09:34 AM   #26 
                 - Exactly! That's why I don't trust what they will do in THIS case.  in_cog_ni_to   Mar-19-07 06:18 PM   #38 
     - That's the key.  H2O Man   Mar-19-07 11:56 AM   #27 
        - I hope you're right - but I expect any testimony - if offered - will not be under oath. n/t  papau   Mar-19-07 05:59 PM   #36 
  - This am, on NPR, someone said he'll aggree to a very narrow list of  jazzjunkysue   Mar-19-07 07:45 AM   #10 
     - Yep  MonkeyFunk   Mar-19-07 07:47 AM   #12 
        - I actually think Senator Leahy  cali   Mar-19-07 07:56 AM   #13 
           - He should be  MonkeyFunk   Mar-19-07 07:59 AM   #14 
  - When any of them refuse to testify under oath to congress,  mmonk   Mar-19-07 07:29 AM   #5 
  - Then Tony Snow can explain how this shows the President "wants to know" the full truth.  WinkyDink   Mar-19-07 07:33 AM   #6 
  - Seems like they can send the Capitol police to pick Rove up and  BR_Parkway   Mar-19-07 07:44 AM   #9 
  - No they can't do that  MonkeyFunk   Mar-19-07 07:46 AM   #11 
  - it's critical that Congress get the whole lot of them to testify under oath . . .  OneBlueSky   Mar-19-07 08:00 AM   #15 
  - We need a special proescutor to determine if this was obstruction of justice.  Perky   Mar-19-07 08:33 AM   #21 
  - I agree  MonkeyFunk   Mar-19-07 08:34 AM   #23 
  - Good!! Let the feuding begin. It is time for Congress............  Double T   Mar-19-07 09:18 AM   #25 
  - I may be dumb and naive but  PRETZEL   Mar-19-07 12:13 PM   #28 
  - My understanding is completely different than yours  cali   Mar-19-07 12:26 PM   #29 
     - That's part of the confusion  PRETZEL   Mar-19-07 12:58 PM   #30 
     - that is what I thought too  mdmc   Mar-19-07 01:29 PM   #33 
  - Ah yes, flashbacks to Watergate  nadinbrzezinski   Mar-19-07 01:00 PM   #31 
  - Oh I forgot Popcorn, get your fresh toased popcorn  nadinbrzezinski   Mar-19-07 01:02 PM   #32 
  - Refreshing, isn't it!  Prisoner_Number_Six   Mar-19-07 06:02 PM   #37 

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