The two major powers held by the United States House of Representatives include the Power of the Purse and the Power to Impeach. These are the important Balance of Power provisions written into our Constitution by our Founding Fathers, giving the House the defined jobs of controlling Federal spending and initiating the process of removing an unfit President.
Hamas was planning to use its extensive fortified tunnel complex to send hundreds of Hamas Terrorists into Israel on Rosh Hashanah, which is the Jewish New Year. On this day, 24 September 2014, Hamas Terrorists were to emerge from tunnels opening into the centers of Israeli communities. The plan was to take over Israel and to take
Secretary John Kerry followed the directions of President Obama and tried to seek a ceasefire that totally supported Hamas and appeared to oppose Israel and Egypt.
Kerry promised billions of U.S. dollars to Hamas and stated that Hamas would not be further disarmed, would be able to keep their rockets and other heavy arms, and would not lose further terrorist tunnels.
President Obama and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke by telephone on Sunday. Even as they spoke, the ceasefire ended with rocket launches by Hamas.
What Obama is demanding of Israel will not work. Hamas cannot be trusted to hold to any agreement in a ceasefire. Israel has thus far agreed to five humanitarian ceasefires, but Hamas has ended each of these ceasefires with the resumption of rocket attacks.
The Obama Administration evacuated the United States Embassy in Tripoli, Libya on Saturday, as the country has increasingly become a battleground between warring Islamic Terrorist gangs. The Embassy staff and Marines hastily departed “the Shores of Tripoli.”
Obama took time from his partying and fund raising to chastise Israel for killing so many civilians. On Monday, President Obama spoke from the White House lawn stating he did not want any more civilian deaths,
Obama’s dishonesty, cowardice, and lack of character are giving confidence to our enemies and to those who hate us. Our friends and allies realize they cannot trust Obama to stand with them, as Putin moves into Ukraine, China becomes aggressive in the Pacific, and Iran continues to develop nuclear weapons. The United States of America is no longer a feared adversary or a trusted friend.
President Obama’s lack of military and economic leadership is rapidly becoming evident as crisis after crisis erupts and existing crises are not remedied. Almost all of these crises are directly or indirectly related to Obama’s lack of leadership.