Thanks To Your Congress, President May Now Use Fast-Track TPA Authority For Gun Control
“A nightmare scenario took a giant leap toward reality on Thursday, June 18 when 218 members of Congress voted to grant the president ‘trade promotion authority (TPA),’ the so-called ‘fast track’ “, reports ‘TheNewAmerican.com’ (and many others).
With this new power, the president is free to unilaterally issue international executive orders that are binding on the United States, so long as those orders concern trade.
And this includes your firearms and ammunition…
Is there any question whether President Obama will use this new power over “trade” to implement the provisions of the UN’s Arms Trade Treaty?
President Obama remembers that not too long ago, 53 senators voted “to uphold Second Amendment rights and prevent the United States from entering into the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty.”
But guess what… now it doesn’t matter so much. Your Congress has just voted to relinquish much of their own powers regarding trade treaties and have granted the president unprecedented authority.
Continued: Thanks To Your Congress, President May Now Use Fast-Track TPA Authority For Gun Control