Public Law 109-364, or the "John Warner Defense Authorization Act of 2007" (H.R.5122) (2), which was signed by the commander in chief on October 17th, 2006, in a private Oval Office ceremony, allows the President to declare a "public emergency" and station troops anywhere in America and take control of state-based National Guard units without the consent of the governor or local authorities, in order to "suppress public disorder."
Why is this not front and center on CNN or anywhere except the blogosophere?
Here is the full article:
but the link is slow, so here is a mirror if the first link fails.
This is how you win a mid-term election if you lose one. First the elections become controversial, leading to riots in the streets, then the President declares martial law to keep the peace. And since we already lost habeus corpus, now people can start disappearing. Probably starting with me :>
Well I guess if the US can't bring democracy to Iraq, then the alternative is to bring Iraq to the US.
Make no mistake children, we are not out of the woods yet...