Obama Uneasy About Tax on BonusesAssess what? It's wrong, genius. Now that I know what a bill of attainder is, Congress's bullying actions are clearly unconstitutional. And frightening in their implications.
By David M. Herszenhorn, New York Times
Washington — The White House stopped short on Friday of endorsing legislation to severely tax bonuses paid to executives of companies that accepted taxpayer bailout funds.
Administration officials said instead that President Obama would assess the potential effect of the bill that emerged from Congress on efforts to stabilize the financial system. [link]
So why didn't the "commander in chief" pick up that famous blackberry of his and tell his henchpersons Reid and Pelosi to knock it off?
But no. He's going to "assess" things.
Well, let us know when you've thought it through, big guy. The world will stop and wait for you to catch up.