This is in response to a recent Thomas Sowell column. In that column he said, “Barack Obama has repeatedly circumvented the laws, including the Constitution of the United States, in ways and on a scale that pushes this nation in the direction of arbitrary one-man rule.”
Many right-wing commentators, such as tea party members, have also made such accusations, particularly with regard to the Constitution. However, none of them has provided specific examples of actions by President Obama that were improper under the Constitution, other than the Affordable Care Act. And that particular act was declared to be Constitutional by the conservative majority Supreme Court.
It seems to me that if you are going to accuse the president of the United States of not abiding by the Constitution, you should at least provide a specific example or examples to support your accusation. I therefore challenge any anti-Obama readers to do just that.