Picked up on open mikes, a conversation between Russian President Dmitri Medvedev and American President Barrack Obama
President Obama: On all these issues, but particularly missile defense, this, this can be solved but it’s important for him to give me space.
President Medvedev: Yeah, I understand. I understand your message about space. Space for you…
President Obama: This is my last election. After my election I have more flexibility.
President Medvedev: I understand. I will transmit this information to Vladimir.
Let's see the nicest thing to said is that the President promised he would give up without cost a key negotiation item.
A more common interpretation is that his he will not announce his real post election agenda during the election, it may cost him to many votes. Who knows.
What makes that interesting is this just floated into my computer from an alternate universe.
Draft Executive Order to be issued the day after election (win or lose) by the President of the United States on his authority deriving from being Barrack H Obama.
The Constitution of the US is amended as follows:
We, Barrack H Obama, in Order to form a more perfect Commune, establish Fairness, insure domestic Tolerance, provide the Nomenklatura's Defense, promote the Welfare system, and secure the Benifits of Multiculturism to ourselves and our (unaborted) Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America.
Article 1 Section 8
1: The Congress shall have Power [Delete to end and replace with] to legislate the wishes of Barrack H Obama
2. No privilege of Habeas Corpus shall be granted.
3. Bills of Attainder and ex post facto laws may passed.
7: No Money shall be drawn from the Treasury,
Article II Section 1
1: The executive Power shall be vested in a
Article III Section 3
1: Treason against the United States, shall consist
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, except for secularism, or permitting the free exercise thereof; or allowing the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.
A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms,
shall not be tollerated
Privare property is an oxomoron thus it shall always be subject to searches and seizures for any reason or no reason, with or without cause.
A person may be put in jeopardy as often as necessary to obtain a conviction, shall not have right to due process of law.
In all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall be tried at a time and place convenient to the prosecution, need not be informed of the nature and cause of the accusation; be confronted with the witnesses against him; have compulsory process for obtaining witnesses in his favor, or have the Assistance of Counsel for his defence.
The powers that Barrack H Obama does not delegate to the States or the People are retained by Barrack H Obama.
Admendment XIII Section 1
From each according to his ability, to each according to his need.
Amendment XIV Section 1
Barrack H Obama is a Natural born Citizen of the United States and the State in which he resides
To promote the policies of Barrak H Obamma a state may abridge the privileges or immunities of citizens of the United States;any state may deprive any person of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law; and deny to any person within its jurisdiction the equal protection of the laws.