Following the way of Rome?

August 23, 2013 

Rome was a great empire, and then it wasn't. England had a worldwide empire, and now it doesn't. The United States is a world power and respected, but now questionable.

Question is, has the United States lost its power and respect? An old country saying: It has gone to hell in a bushel basket.

Where are the statesmen of these Democratic and Republican parties? The likes of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Andrew Jackson, Teddy Roosevelt, the last 100 percent American Democratic President Harry S. Truman and all those God-fearing signers of the Declaration of Independence and framers of the Constitution?

We now have President Obama, ultra-liberal Democrats, anti-Constitution and pro-United Nations leaders, small arms trade treaty and U.N. agenda 21. We have scandals --so-called Fast & Furious, IRS, NSA, Benghazi, Libya, Obama's Red Line Syria. We have Obamacare, no budget, no deficit or debt reduction, immigration, his cabinet, federal judges and Supreme Court justices, all of whm are not 100 percent constitutional appointees.

Readers, please, between now and the elections of 2014 and 2016, read, listen evaluate, analyze and vote. Why? The continued existence of these United States is at stake.

Burnell Petry

Highland

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