“Extortion” “Hostage-taking” “Insane”: Yes, Mr. President, You’re Exactly Right

The reports of the Chicago style political assault on the American people being waged by the Obama Administration are astounding.

Here are just a few of the reports:

What words would you use to describe this?

“Extortion”. “Hostage-taking”. “Ransom”. “Deadbeat”. “Blow the whole thing up”. “Insane”.

Well, according to an analysis by the Washington Post, those “are just a few of the words and phrases that President Obama is using to describe (and deride),” not what his Administration is doing to ordinary Americans but the principled stance of Members of Congress who refuse to cave to his radical agenda.

It’s political extortion and it must end.

Sign our petition to reopen our nation’s war memorials and end this abuse of the American people’s constitutional rights.


Matthew Clark is Associate Counsel for Government Affairs and Media Advocacy with the ACLJ. A lifelong citizen of the Commonwealth of Virginia, he lives with his wife and three boys in Northern Virginia. Follow Matthew Clark: @_MatthewClark.