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Can You Say "Dictatorship"?

I have no words for this piece of unbelievableness.

Bush signed the Defense Dept supplementary authorization on Friday (note the timing), adding a little statement about how he intends to interpret several of its provisions out of existence, including the requirement that Congressional committees be informed in advance of any future spying programs, and the McCain amendment against torture, citing in each case "the President's constitutional authority as Commander in Chief." He says he might choose to inform Congress about programs "as a matter of comity," just being neighborly-like, but then again he might not.

By min | January 3, 2006, 11:19 AM | Liberal Outrage