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Sunstein Explained Obama’s New Bill of Rights in a Recent Op-Ed

Home - by - February 3, 2013 - 18:51 America/New_York - 11 Comments

 

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Cass Sunstein, Obama’s former regulatory czar, wrote an op-ed in Bloomberg News on the 28th assuring us that President Obama is “not committed to equality of outcome but a fair opportunity with decent security.”

He said Obama is interested in updating  a “second Bill of Rights” alongside the existing one.

His idea is to model it after Franklin Roosevelt’s economic Bill of Rights. [Obama frequently sees himself as one of the acclaimed presidents and in this case apparently it is Franklin Roosevelt]

Sunstein wrote that Roosevelt believed the Bill of Rights and the Constitution guaranteed  ”political rights” but did not assure equality in the pursuit of happiness, thus the need for an economic Bill of Rights.

FDR did not mean to change the Constitution nor did he mean that the SCOTUS should enforce it. His Bill of Rights was a political statement, Sunstein said. 

Sunstein emphasized that the national government is not to take control of the means of production to make this happen. However, while claiming Obama does not want to change the Constitution, he makes it clear he wants Congress to change the law.

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  1. One Notch Above A Congresscritterw

    February 3rd, 2013

    Tell me again why I need an assualt rifle.

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  2. Commie

    February 3rd, 2013

    If you don’t like it here, leave. Turd.

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  3. KF

    February 3rd, 2013

    How about the 0bama-Sunstein theme song

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_H3gpL7BhAk

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  4. One Notch Above a Congresscritter

    February 3rd, 2013

    Red dot looks good on the moron’s forehead.

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  5. Dr. Tar

    February 3rd, 2013

    Reminds me of Bill Parcells addressing the Press

    “You guys are a bunch of subversives from within..”

    Sustein should not be allowed to talk without someone to give the counter arguement immediately followng to off set the damage he’s doing with his free speech rights.

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  6. AbigailAdams

    February 3rd, 2013

    When in the hell will someone just stand up against this jackass and people like him and say this is unmitigated balls, bullshit and poppycock?

    It is the easiest thing in the world to do.

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  7. Carlos The Jackal

    February 3rd, 2013

    Why does everyone constantly spell this individuals name wrong?
    It’s S-H-I-T-S-T-A-I-N.

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  8. Bad Brad

    February 3rd, 2013

    Somebodies gotta beat this guys ass and see if they can’t jump start his little brain.

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  9. grayjohn

    February 4th, 2013

    A lying sack of shit telling lies about the lies being told by the lying sack of shit in cheif. Oh what a tangled brown web of shit they weave.

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  10. joe

    February 4th, 2013

    Someone oughta “nudge” him and his wife out of Washington. He is a threat to my country.

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  11. marleenna1959

    February 4th, 2013

    How come all these guys are describing the length of their winkies?

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