How quickly things change

In 2009 and again in 2011 I wrote about one of my pet peeves: the common misunderstanding that the President ‘runs our country’. I wrote how the President does not run the country.

I’m beginning to wonder if I am the one that misunderstands.

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One thought on “How quickly things change

  1. The problem stems from the multiplication of “departments” and “agencies” authorized by Congress that have allowed POTUS to usurp authority not originally granted them thus bypassing the system of checks and balances inherent in three branches of government that once ensured we would have a government of, by and for the people rather than a de facto king.

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