We Get To Vote On George Bush a Third Time!
by James Glaser
If Democrats Take the House This Fall, How Long Will George Last?
This fall Americans will vote on George Bush and his policies a third time. You see if a majority of the seats in the House of Representatives is taken by the Democratic Party, then everything George Bush has done in the last five years will be under some sort of investigation. Democrats have already tried to start some of those investigations, but with the Republicans in control of both Houses of Congress, they have been put on the back burner.
Representative Conyers is a Democrat, and he has been leading the charge to investigate Bush, but he keeps hitting the stone wall of the Republican Party in charge. However if that changes this fall, and the Democrats have the power to proceed with hearings, there might not be enough committee rooms to handle everything the Democrats feel is wrong with this White House and George Bush. I believe that as of right now 33 Democrats have signed on to Conyers' resolutions. After a successful fall campaign, that number could swell, and there is a good chance that some Republicans would join in.
There are still Republicans who believe in that quaint Oath of Office they took, and they still want to defend and protect our Constitution. The problem now is that they are in the minority of their Party and don't have the guts to speak up because they know they would have to face the wrath of their leadership come election time.
V.B. Price, of the Albuquerque Tribune asks, "If it weren't for a GOP-controlled House and Senate, would this President still be in office?"
Price goes on with, "Imagine Nixon or Clinton engaging in massive, electronic, warrantless spying on Americans, in direct opposition to a law Congress passed to protect us from just that. Could they have lasted a moment longer than it takes to say 'impeachment'?"
Well you know the Republicans would have been all over Bill Clinton in a heart beat. They tried getting him on anything they could, so you know if Bill was doing what George is doing, it would have been all over. But remember the Republicans were in charge of Congress back then, and now they are still in charge. The Party in Charge can go after the President, or they can protect the President.
Come fall we will be voting on George Bush again. If America puts the Democrats in, we will be able to find out what has happened to our government, but if we keep the Republicans in control, we will be saying to George Bush, "Heck of a job, George."
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