Obama has long made clear that he’s hell-bent on ramming his agenda through without congress. Despite the recent slap from the US court of appeals, which ruled his bypassing the Senate violated the constitution, Obama is determined to overreach his executive orders.
“If we take back our won country we have to start making decisions for ourselves and stop deferring to an ancient and outdated document”—Louis Seidman—COBS
“I would not look to the US constitution , if I were drafting a constitution in the year 2012”-Ruth Ginsburg–Justice
“Has technology rendered the 2 amendment to the US constitution obsolete—we say yes”—NY times
“The issue of the constitution is that the text is confusing because it was written more than 100 years ago”—Ezra Klein-Washington post
“Both the bible and the constitution were well intentioned but they are basically, inherently flawed”—Piers Morgan—CNN
“The constitution is out of step with the rest of the world in failing to protect at least in so many words.. Entitlements to food, education, and health care”—Adam Liptak-NY times.
“Obama is updating FDR second bill of rights, the right to a useful and remunerative job. The right of every family to a decent home. The right to enjoy good health. The right to adequate protection from the economic fears of old age, sickness, accident and unemployment:–Cass Sunstein-bloomberg.
“My friends on the right don’t like to hear this but the constitution is not a clear document?”—Ruth Ginsburg—Justice
“It turns out our founders designed a system that makes it more difficult to bring about change that I would like sometimes”—Obama—Matt Lauer
“I’ve got a simple idea: lets give up on the constitution. I know it sounds radical but its really not. Constitutional disobedience is as American as apple pie”—Louis Seidman-COBS
“What is the justification for an assault weapon? We avow the first amendment. We stand with that and say that people have a right to have a gun”—Pelosi-fox news
“Me I’m with the eleventh amendment. Oh is it the eleventh amendment? Eh? Fourteenth is it? Whatever it is, I’m with the constitution of the US. Now we have to talk about baseball”—Pelosi—weekly press conference
“Well basically we’re not looking to the constitution on that aspect of it” asked “under what portion of the constitution is the government allowed to require a private or religious organization to pay for anything” –Kathy Hochul—D NY
“Under several clauses, the good and welfare clause and a couple others—asked—“what part of the constitution gives congress the authority to mandate individuals to purchase health insurance—John Conyers-CNS
source—limbaugh and those quoted above.