Democrat Senator Webb warns Obama on ...

Democrat Senator Webb warns Obama on taking action in Copenhagen

There are 44 comments on the www.washingtontimes.com story from Dec 7, 2009, titled Democrat Senator Webb warns Obama on taking action in Copenhagen. In it, www.washingtontimes.com reports that:

Senator Jim Webb (D - Va.) wrote to the administration last week warning President Obama that the White House does not have unilateral power to commit the United States to any standards agreed upon at the upcoming climate change conference in Denmark. Only specific legislation agreed upon in the Congress, or a treaty ratified by the Senate, could actually create such a commitment on behalf of our country.

When asked about the recent Environment Protection Agency's endangerment finding of CO2, Senator Webb told the Washington Times and others today on Capitol Hill, "I think we need to go back and look at the Supreme Court decision in which the EPA asserts that it has that authority, because it is a derived power based on legislation, and it is ...

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DemocratNoMore

Charlestown, RI

#44 Dec 18, 2009
Chicago Hope and Change wrote:
Senator Webb is obviously a front man for Big Oil and those links need to be exposed.
We must work hard to force these people from the party so that we can have unity of voice and purpose.
Senator Webb you do not speak for real progressives and your time is up.
Time to go shopping for another Senator.
Your right Webb is not speaking for progressives aka liberals aka socialists aka communist, he's speaking for remaining 90% of the american population who don't hate the country. I have a question for american socialists, if socialism is so great why are there so many people currently risking their lives to escape from socialist countries to come here? Another good question is why is it that the cities, states and even countries in the worst economical condition are those run by progressives aka liberals aka socialists aka communists?
Global warming is nothing more than a con to create a global crisis in order to create a foundation that socialists could use to create a one world order.
Mea

New Zealand

#45 Dec 18, 2009
DemocratNoMore wrote:
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I have a question for american socialists, if socialism is so great why are there so many people currently risking their lives to escape from socialist countries to come here?
Could you post some examples please???

“CO2 is Gaseous Love”

Since: Dec 08

Home, sweet home.

#46 Dec 18, 2009
We won't kill our economy for the fantasy of climate change mitigation. Let's see a sample, a demonstration or an experimental test before we try it. Don't buy a pig in a poke.
Bob Burns

Kunming, China

#47 Dec 18, 2009
just a guy i knew wrote:
USA has become like China and China like USA.
Lord have mercy.
Yes, we do seem to have swapped places. We are now the bastion of freedom, capitalism and success. You are spiraling down the road to hell called socialism, broke, economy on life-support, with all your freedom regulated away. Strange how the world turns, eh? You had it all and threw it away

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