The Vanishing Constitution

The Obama administration plans to continue with implementation of ObamaCare despite recent rulings by two federal district judges that it is unconstitutional, despite lawsuits to block it by more than half of all states, and despite polls showing that 60 percent of Americans want it repealed.This is the most recent example of the arrogant notion that elected representatives are not required to operate within the bounds established by the Constitution or act on behalf of the people who elected them.The federal government has increasingly assumed unlimited powers and acted against the will of the people. When they can't legislate, they regulate.The attitude is: We know you don't want it, but we are going to force it on you anyway. Who are you to know what is best for you? You are just a pesky voter. We are entitled to discount what you say because you cannot possibly grasp our progressive agenda.Progressives began the gradual erosion of constitutional principles around the beginning of...(Read Full Article)

COMMENTS ON AMERICANTHINKER