Democrats' New Strategy: Destroy The Institutions Of American Government
Back in 2013, President Obama, frustrated by Republican unwillingness to pass his agenda, lashed out at Congress. “To all my friends in Congress, understand that how business is done in this town has to change. You don’t like a particular policy or a particular president? Then argue for your position. Go out there and win an election,” Obama said. “But don’t break it.”
Obama was wrong at the time — the Republican House was merely stymieing his agenda in ways completely foreseen by the Constitution. And Obama himself would do serious damage to the system itself by ignoring Constitutional checks and balances to centralize power in the executive branch.
And it’s not just the Supreme Court. The Left is also calling for an end to the Senate of the United States, because it’s not representative enough — which is the entire point of that body. As Aaron Blake of The Washington Post reports:.....
Democrats ought to take Barack Obama’s advice. If they want to get things done, they could start by winning a few elections. There’s one just a few weeks away. They’ll get their opportunity.