All Change

I think Barak Obama has the best chance of being elected President of the United States.

I’d actually rather see Hillary Clinton elected. If you know me, you know that is not an easy thing to say. I’d rather see almost anyone elected rather than Hillary. But at least with Hillary you know what you are getting. All you have with Obama is the most liberal voting record in the Senate combined with the endless chant of “Change! Change! Change!”

Obama has not been around on the national scene long enough to have built up a lot of negative feeling. Clinton would be defeatable in November because so may people have an attitude of “anyone but Hillary”. Once in office, Obama will push for an agenda that most Americans will not like. It will be too late.

Obama will work with a Democratic Congress, in the first such tandem between Capitol Hill and the White House since the first half of Bill Clinton’s first term. That’s when we got the FACE Act, the Brady Law, don’t ask dont’ tell, Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Steven Breyer. We also got the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act. That created 50 new federal offenses, banned semi-automatic “assault” rifles, and eliminated higher education opportunities for prisoners.

The big differences between 1993 and 2009 are that Obama is much more liberal than Bill Clinton and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is both more legislatively aggressive and more liberal than was Tom Foley. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Steven is 87. Scalia, Kennedy, and Ginsburg are in their 70’s.

Then there is foreign policy. Obama will be much happier for the UN to decide that. He’s going to pull the troops out of Iraq. That sounds good, but unfortunately the US invasion created a bit of a mess and a subsequent direct withdrawal will result in a complete breakdown of civil order. Any Christians who are left in Iraq had better get out, because it will just be a matter of which Islamist extremists can kill the most people. Also expect something close to full-scale war between Iraq and Turkey.

So yes, all in all, you can expect change, change, change from an Obama presidency and you can expect an Obama presidency in January.

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2 Responses to “All Change”

  1. Help us all Says:

    DO YOU REALLY KNOW WHAT YOUR ARE GETTING? THIS IS TERRIBLE….THIS IS RAPE…THIS COULD BE YOUR CHILD….CAN WE SUPPORT HILLARY AFTER KNOWING THIS? READ THE LINK
    http://sweetness-light.com/archive/hillary-versus-the-allegedly-raped-child

  2. sol Says:

    By no means do I support Hillary. However, I read the link and I don’t see what the problem is. The man’s entitled to a defense. He is entitled to have the best possible defense.

    I represented a few sex offenders when I practiced law. My job was to do my job, the prosecutor’s job was to do his job, and the judge’s job was to do his job. I would have much more of a problem if Hillary didn’t mount an aggressive defense. That would tell me that she compromised her professional responsibility and the interests of her clients for the sake of a political or social agenda.

    As much as it pains me to defend Hillary, it appears that she acted appropriately and channelled her concerns into the rape hotline, after the conclusion of the case.


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