Obama uses executive orders as a political tool
November 1st, 2011
02:22 PM ET
4 years ago

Obama uses executive orders as a political tool

Washington (CNN) - President Barack Obama is crafting his own laws of political physics these days, insisting that inaction by a divided Congress requires White House action in order to get something done.

A campaign labeled "We Can't Wait" pushes unilateral directives and programs from the White House as the only way to push ahead on the president's agenda when a do-nothing Congress fails to act.


Filed under: 2012 • Congress • President Obama • Republicans
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  1. Democrat Party - leftist "progressive" socialist communist losers hellbent on destroying the USA

    these alleged regulations and corporate taxes that are "smothering" economic growth. You don't know of any, do you?
    Constant talk of tax increases, Obamacare, Dodd-Frank to name a few. You been livin' under a rock or what?

    November 1, 2011 04:24 pm at 4:24 pm |
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