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Agree? There is about to be an impeachable offense.

Before commenting please do a little research. Please actually READ the info. Automatic bashing is not allowed.

Congress is gearing up to slap heavy taxes on AIG and other bonuses.

http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/17/aig.bonuses/

http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2009/03/19/house-vote-taxing-aig-bonus-bonanza/

This is unconstitutional per Article 1 Section 10

Section 10. No state shall enter into any treaty, alliance, or confederation; grant letters of marque and reprisal; coin money; emit bills of credit; make anything but gold and silver coin a tender in payment of debts; pass any bill of attainder, ex post facto law, or law impairing the obligation of contracts, or grant any title of nobility.

http://www.usconstitution.net/const.html#A1Sec8


The signing of this legislation into law would be impeachable on several grounds.

We will have to wait until 2010 for a Congr

 
yourspecialkid

Asked by yourspecialkid at 10:41 AM on Mar. 19, 2009 in Politics & Current Events

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Answers (43)
  • time to clean house ladies! whoo hoo 2010!!!
    tyme4me2day

    Answer by tyme4me2day at 10:06 PM on Mar. 19, 2009

  • We will have to wait until 2010 for a Congress that will it though. I will do some more research to find out what we can do to Congress for overstepping its bounds.

    IMPEACH IMPEACH IMPEACH!!!
    yourspecialkid

    Answer by yourspecialkid at 10:42 AM on Mar. 19, 2009

  • Impeach who? Didn't Bush initiate the whole "bail out" CRISIS himself?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:51 AM on Mar. 19, 2009

  • It's a start!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:55 AM on Mar. 19, 2009

  • We CAN'T impeach Bush, he's already out of office. (Haul him up on charges of high treason maybe, but not impeach him.) However we can start with the thieves, charlatains, and fools that are currently in office.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:02 AM on Mar. 19, 2009

  • Sounds delicious..................
    mustbeGRACE

    Answer by mustbeGRACE at 11:04 AM on Mar. 19, 2009

  • You've made my day!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:07 AM on Mar. 19, 2009

  • Impeach Obama of course!
    yourspecialkid

    Answer by yourspecialkid at 11:07 AM on Mar. 19, 2009

  • Well duh, of course we can't impeach Bush. But he started all the bail out crap, did he not???
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:08 AM on Mar. 19, 2009

  • Please explain to me HOW Bush was a traitor to his country and the people the American public protected based on the following definition and examples of treason (including a non-liberal source to back up your incredulous views)? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treason


    This arguement is getting so old.

    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:08 AM on Mar. 19, 2009

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