In 2010 we published a book arguing that Barack Obama was creating an imperial presidency. The past few months prove that prediction was correct.
First President Obamaâ€™s EPA claimed power to create cap-and-trade through new regulations, rather than Congress passing a law. Then Obamaâ€™s FCC claimed the power to regulate the Internet, despite a federal appeals court ruling that only Congress could authorize such control through legislation. More recently, Obamaâ€™s Department of HHS issued regulations requiring Catholic and Evangelical organizations to violate their religious conscience regarding birth control and abortion-related services. Read More: http://townhall.com/columnists/kenblackwell/2012/06/19/obamas_power_grabs_create_an_imperial_presidency/page/full/