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Thread: Rex Tillerson warns America ... Trump a threat to Democracy

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    @DGUtley, thanks for salvaging this thread.
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    The problem is DC as a whole, we have far too many politicians that have been there too long and stopped representing the country a long time ago. With the way districts are made it is extremely hard to unseat a sitting member of Congress.
    I am a huge Term limit fan, but I do not see that ever happening
    "The powers of the federal government are enumerated; it can only operate in certain cases; it has legislative powers on defined and limited objects, beyond which it cannot extend its jurisdiction." James Madison 1788

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    Quote Originally Posted by Crepitus View Post
    Ridiculous. It is trump who wants to use the DOJ as a Gestapo.
    Quite the severe TDS.....if such was the case Hillary and her aides would be locked up. Comey, Clapper, Brennan, McCabe, Strzok, Page, Baker, would be locked up. Not to mention plenty of Democrats.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cannons Front View Post
    The problem is DC as a whole, we have far too many politicians that have been there too long and stopped representing the country a long time ago. With the way districts are made it is extremely hard to unseat a sitting member of Congress.
    I am a huge Term limit fan, but I do not see that ever happening

    Establishment on both sides are fighting that tooth and nail.
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    Quote Originally Posted by exotix View Post
    TodayIn Rebuke of Trump, Tillerson Says Lies Are a Threat to Democracy
    *He did not mention Mr. Trump by name, although the president is prone to both.* ............... As are most if not all politicians and public officials and most if not all media. Was Tillerson referring to Trump ?? Sure. Was he referring to policticos and media ?? Sure.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Crepitus View Post
    Ridiculous. It is trump who wants to use the DOJ as a Gestapo.
    It was Barack Hussein O who DID use the DOJ and FBI as an American Gestapo.
    Call your state legislators and insist they approve the Article V convention of States to propose amendments.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DGUtley View Post
    Ridiculous. Obama used the IRS and the DOJ as Gestapo and KGB. When the smoke clears and the books are written and we all see how bad it was, remember that you read it here first that I said that the Obama Administration was one of the most corrupt, if not the most corrupt, in the history of this country.
    Every known or suspected coup plotter worked in the Obama regime.
    Call your state legislators and insist they approve the Article V convention of States to propose amendments.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cannons Front View Post
    The problem is DC as a whole, we have far too many politicians that have been there too long and stopped representing the country a long time ago. With the way districts are made it is extremely hard to unseat a sitting member of Congress.
    I am a huge Term limit fan, but I do not see that ever happening
    Article V convention of States to propose amendments. It can happen. But we, the nation are running out of time. If you love liberty you know what you must do.
    Call your state legislators and insist they approve the Article V convention of States to propose amendments.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DGUtley View Post
    Ridiculous. Obama used the IRS and the DOJ as Gestapo and KGB. When the smoke clears and the books are written and we all see how bad it was, remember that you read it here first that I said that the Obama Administration was one of the most corrupt, if not the most corrupt, in the history of this country.
    Absolute RUBBISH!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dr. Strangelove View Post
    Absolute RUBBISH!
    History will prove one of us wrong. So far, it appears I'm correct -- but there's still time!!
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