Michael Ramirez by Michael Ramirez

Michael Ramirez

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  1. ODon

    ODon said, almost 2 years ago

    Now I see how Obama has been able to easily accomplish his various stated goals.

  2. emptc12

    emptc12 said, almost 2 years ago

    Could be an ash tree, and to carry the analogy further, somewhere under the bark are the human equivalent of emerald ash borers.

  3. John Locke

    John Locke said, almost 2 years ago

    Congress has done it to itself. It passes laws stating its intent and creating the bureaucracy to actually write the laws. The bureaucracy is run by the executive. The executive makes thousands of bureaucratic decisions daily with little oversight from a timid congress or an overwhelmed judiciary. Voila! Despotism.

  4. ARodney

    ARodney said, almost 2 years ago

    Yep, Obama is in the executive branch. How perceptive. I’m sure he’d love to have a strong legislative branch, but the GOP is so dysfunctional that the house can’t even pass a farm bill, a transportation bill, an energy bill, a climate change bill, a jobs bill, or anything other than a bill to avoid cuts to air traffic controllers (because they spend more time at home than at work). Someone has to be a grownup and do his job, or America will be as irrelevant in the world as the House of Representatives has made itself in governing.

  5. wmconelly

    wmconelly said, almost 2 years ago

    If you shuck the Legislative and the Judicial Branches’ responsibilities onto the Executive Branch, you can criticize Obama to your heart’s content. Inaccurately of course.

    But if your purpose is to bring down the government, instead of governing, or encouraging governance, hey, ’tis about as effective as the usual propaganda .

  6. John Locke

    John Locke said, almost 2 years ago

    @ARodney

    Congress means both House AND Senate. Why label the GOP dysfunctional for not passing Democrat bills? I would call that functional. Why must the right always move left and never the left move right?

  7. zekedog55

    zekedog55 GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    Inane lyrics, inane political cartoonists…

    Ramirez is the King of Vapid!

  8. Enoki

    Enoki said, almost 2 years ago

    It’s not dying like Obama’s administration and legacy is…

  9. jack75287

    jack75287 said, almost 2 years ago

    Scary!

  10. jack75287

    jack75287 said, almost 2 years ago

    @zekedog55

    Yes and isn’t it great we have so many people to inform us of how bad Ramirez is. Just ignore that Pulitzer.

  11. disgustedtaxpayer

    disgustedtaxpayer said, almost 2 years ago

    Ramirez again gets it totally correct.
    Obama, the “constitutional professor” knew enough about the PC coward culture in today’s America, so he figured he would be allowed by both the Legislative and Judicial branches to get away with 8 years of a Law-Less regime.
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    Scoff-Law politics are at the peak under Obama.
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    His selected cabinet directors fit his Alinsky Agenda…the DOJ is now the Department of Injustice in most important cases….selected to further the Obama “change” of the traditional government system.
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    I pray for God to help Americans survive and do another Patriot Tea Party election in 2014 and 2016 to Save America.

  12. mrs1wing

    mrs1wing GoComics PRO Member said, almost 2 years ago

    The Founding Fathers are turning over in their graves.

  13. Respectful Troll

    Respectful Troll said, almost 2 years ago

    Obama has not had the much influence on the judicial branch since being elected. Most of his nominees to benches have been languishing in committee with many of them moving on rather than waiting fruitlessly. The trunk of that tree has been overdeveloped by years of efforts of the parties to make the presidency much stronger than it should be. The legislative branch is made puny by the very inactions and partisan conflicts of the legislators themselves.
    The sad thing is, despite the apparent health of the tree, it has become hollow on the inside. It is a tree whose leaves are so acid, nothing grows in the ground beneath it. It bears no fruit, and has no flowers. It’s roots spread wide and does damage to any nearby structure.
    Mr. Ramirez may feel this is how Mr. Obama views the branches of gov’t, but it is OUR gov’t, and it is up to us to care for this tree with respect and civility. Only then will it grow with health and hope.
    Respectfully,
    C.

  14. denis1112

    denis1112 said, almost 2 years ago

    @John Locke

    Why must the right always move left and never the left move right?
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    Because the left is always right.Just ask them.The rest of us are so wrong headed we are barely able to get up every morning ,go to work and pay taxes to support the lazy do nothings whose votes are bought with tax dollars.

  15. DJGravityX

    DJGravityX said, almost 2 years ago

    I think the Judicial is a bit larger. Certainly the appellate courts.

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