I’m a little behind the times, as I was out of town last week, but here is an excerpt from my latest column on Right Wing News:
With so many scandals going on, and so many Obama administration officials claiming so much ignorance, it really makes you wonder: just who is running things in the White House, anyway?
From all appearances, the answer is “no one.” It’s like watching Colonel Klink and Sergeant Schultz, as President Obama is constantly trying to cover his incompetence, and Press Secretary Jay Carney never seems to know what the heck is going on.
President Obama has supposedly taken decisive action, requiring the resignation of the temporary IRS chief, who was set to resign next month anyway. That isn’t accountability, it’s a cop-out.
No one in the mainstream media seems to be looking at it this way, but what is going on here constitutes a major violation of the civil rights of U.S. citizens. The Obama administration used the Internal Revenue Service to violate the rights of free speech, religion, and assembly of conservative Americans, yet somehow President Obama thinks the American people can be placated just by laying off a man who was already on his way out. In short, the President of the United States thinks that our nation is peopled entirely by idiots, and all he needs to do to get away with gross violations of the Bill of Rights is the token firing of a temp bureaucrat.
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