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A Threat to our Democracy

April 22, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Florida Veterans for Common Sense

Zoom Meeting


* Killer Heat in Southwest Florida

* A Threat to our Democracy ,  with Melvin A. Goodman



When: Wednesday, April 22, 2020 (Earth Day) at 7:00 PM
Where: ZOOM-To register, click here:
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The President Doesn’t Follow the Law: The President is regularly taking advantage of our preoccupation with the pandemic to weaken and even gut our democracy.  There have been three major anti-democratic steps in the past few weeks, beginning with the removal of the Inspector General of the Intelligence Community, Michael Atkinson, without cause, which federal law requires.  On April 13, Trump claimed that he had “total authority” over 50 U.S. governors to open up the U.S. economy, although he backed away from that empty threat within 24 hours.  Nevertheless, it demonstrated his lack of knowledge of the Constitution, the rule of law, and the separation of powers. And most recently, Trump threatened an action that has no precedent in U.S. history, forcing Congress to adjourn to allow him to make numerous recess appointments to various positions.


April 22, 2020
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Florida Veterans For Common Sense
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