Dem Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr: Opposition To Jobs Bill Akin To Confederate “States In Rebellion,” Wants Obama To “Declare National Emergency” And Circumvent Constitution…

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One word. Wow.

(TheDC) — Illinois Democratic Rep. Jesse Jackson, Jr. told The Daily Caller on Wednesday that congressional opposition to the American Jobs Act is akin to the Confederate “states in rebellion.”

Jackson called for full government employment of the 15 million unemployed and said that Obama should “declare a national emergency” and take “extra-constitutional” action “administratively” — without the approval of Congress — to tackle unemployment.

“I hope the president continues to exercise extraordinary constitutional means, based on the history of Congresses that have been in rebellion in the past,” Jackson said. “He’s looking administratively for ways to advance the causes of the American people, because this Congress is completely dysfunctional.”

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One response to “Dem Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr: Opposition To Jobs Bill Akin To Confederate “States In Rebellion,” Wants Obama To “Declare National Emergency” And Circumvent Constitution…

  1. They destroyed America and reconstructed the corporation by the end of the 1870s. Now they’re busy, reconstructing the rest of the world. Apparently, they’re still finding resistance to corporate tyranny. While they’re expressing their frustration, this is what’s happening, right now.

    http://georgesblogforum.wordpress.com/2011/10/13/the-real-weapon-of-mass-destruction-poverty-update-10132011/

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