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Monday, November 19, 2007

Impeach George W. Bush

Whereas, George W. Bush has proposed and signed federal laws that have no basis in the Article I Section 8 powers of Congress, such as the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act and the No Child Left Behind Act;

Whereas, George W. Bush knowingly ordered the "extraordinary rendition" of suspected terrorists to other countries for purposes of torture, in violation of the United Nations Convention Against Torture;

Whereas, George W. Bush allowed his administration to condone torture, failed to investigate and prosecute high-level officials responsible for torture, and officially refused to accept the binding nature of a statutory ban on cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment or punishment;

Whereas, George W. Bush knowingly violated the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act by ordering warrantless wiretapping;

Whereas, George W. Bush knowingly deprived at least two United States citizens of their constitutional rights by means of military incarceration;

Whereas, George W. Bush proposed and signed the Military Commissions Act, which violates the U.S. Constitution's Article I Section 9 guarantee of habeas corpus;

Whereas, George W. Bush proposed and signed the USA PATRIOT Act, which contained provisions later ruled to be in violation of the First and Fourth Amendments of the U.S. Constitution;

Whereas, George W. Bush invaded Iraq under pretenses about Iraqi weapons of mass destruction that at best were recklessly and negligently false;

Therefore, be it resolved that George W. Bush, by such conduct, warrants impeachment and trial, and removal from office and disqualification to hold and enjoy any office of honor, trust or profit under the United States.

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