Tuesday, June 26, 2007

One More Reason He Doesn't Go By Richard...

Cheney has declared that he is not subject to executive orders. This puts him in a unique situation, as the executive branch of which he is a part is, per Cheney's previous legal scholarship, not subject to laws, congressional oversight, or the constitution. The move typifies the current administration's contempt for rule of law, and its willingness to subvert the judiciary by means only slightly more subtle than the Reichstag fire.