Much thanks to Spartan of Truth for jumping in to keep us abreast of things when Jean is taking a break! Things are moving so fast now, it is sometimes hard to keep up. As always Dennis Kucinich is wise and eagle eyed at pointing out things that might otherwise be “swept under the rug”.
From Dennis Kuchinich…
How the House Defeated the Democratic Process “Unanimously”
WASHINGTON, D.C. (November 20, 2012) – On November 16, 2012, the United States House of Representatives passed a resolution, H.Res 813, expressing “vigorous support” and “unwavering commitment” to the State of Israel while bombs were being dropped on Gaza and missiles were launched toward Ashkelon. The resolution expresses the official opinion of the House of Representative. The resolution was passed “without objection.”
It is unusual that legislation addressing a topic of such importance would be brought up without giving members of Congress any prior notice. The bill was introduced at 12:04 pm. The resolution was “agreed without objection” by 12:05 pm.
“There was no notice, no committee hearing, no discussion and no debate. In such a fashion, we achieve unanimity on great matters related to the Middle East,” said Kucinich.
Concerning this abnormal set of circumstances and addressing…
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