‘Is he allowed to do this by decree?’ Questions about Obama’s unilateral law ‘fix’ abound

We have arrived in Bizarro World, and the Constitution seems to have been misplaced.

https://twitter.com/ravensteele111/status/401068234809434112

President Obama, after demonizing Republicans for asking for a one-year delay in the Obamacare individual mandate which led to a government shutdown, announced today he’ll order insurance policies that were cancelled per the Obamacare law to be reinstated for one year.

https://twitter.com/theblaze/status/401068160532496384
https://twitter.com/billgalway/status/401073463542046720
https://twitter.com/SeanParnellUSA/status/401078798164459520

Others also wonder where there’s legal justification for such a move:

https://twitter.com/tiacarolann/status/401068399218130944

https://twitter.com/MicheleBachmann/status/401059147724365824
https://twitter.com/TheSnowKingdom/status/401073917265461248

https://twitter.com/CMcKenna90/status/401056823777964032

Fox News’ Brit Hume had some interesting questions as well:

https://twitter.com/brithume/status/401044850986188800

https://twitter.com/brithume/status/401047218628853760

https://twitter.com/brithume/status/401048552803414016

The legal authority for this resides in the same place Obama’s “if you like your plan you can keep your plan” is kept.

https://twitter.com/LeonHWolf/status/401033920306610176

We’re guessing that’s exactly what the White House is thinking.

Update:

Rep. Jim Bridenstine nails it:

https://twitter.com/RepJBridenstine/status/401079753848795136/photo/1

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