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  •  Apparently Mr Christie doesn't understand (1+ / 0-)
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    Dirtandiron

    the concept of checks and balances.

    Congress can basically pass any law they wish except those specifically prohibited in the Constitution and its amendments.  

    Then it must pass the muster of the POTUS and signed into law.

    Even then it is opened to scrutiny of the judicial system.

    This process is obvious to any third grader after watching the animated "How a Bill Becomes a Law" video.

    "Now watch what you say or they'll be calling you a radical, a liberal, a fanatical criminal" -- Logical Song -- Rick Davies & Roger Hodgson

    by Over50Lib on Thu Jun 27, 2013 at 04:13:05 PM PDT

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