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|Subject: Makes one think.||Date: 1/3/2013 5:00 PM|
|Author: trismus||Number: 175009 of 177144|
Zionists Are A Fifth Column In America
I don't know the truth of that statement, although it would explain a lot.
What if US Senators and heads of national security agencies were found to have sworn oaths of loyalty to Iran or China?
The bill Obama signed into law on December 31, 2011 called the Indefinite Detention Bill, now called the National Defense Act of 2012, which suspends habeas corpus protection of US civilian citizens in their own country at the behest of that bastard child of false flag 911 - Homeland Security - was authored and presented by Michigan Senator Carl Levin.
Senator Levin holds dual citizenship as an Israeli. One website implies that all 13 Jewish Senators and 27 Reps are dual citizens of Israel.
CONFLICT OF INTEREST
This is conflict of interest. Conflict of interest occurs when an individual in a position of public trust has other interests which could corrupt the motivation to uphold this trust.
Questioning dual citizenship of elected officials is in no way anti Semitism. The issue is conflict of interest pure and simple.
This has nothing to with being 'anti-Israel' any more than questioning dual Chinese-American citizenship senators would be.
The same would apply if the senator that introduced this bill had Iranian, Chinese, or Russian dual citizenship. Dual citizenship should be not be allowed for US legislators, Federal bureaucrats, Federal Judges, US military personnel, or any position of influence of national security.
There's nothing wrong with a doctor, a banker, or teacher having dual citizenship. They aren't in positions of public trust. It's entirely inappropriate for a public servant.
Sen. Levin is chairman of the Armed Services Committee. That means he is empowered with legislative oversight of the nation's military, including the Department of Defense, military research and development, nuclear energy (as pertaining to national security), benefits for members of the military, the Selective Service System and other matters related to defense policy. In addition he is ex-officio on the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, and Select Committee on Intelligence. This man has control of the most powerful military in the world.
With due respect for Levin - as a citizen and resident of Israel, how can he be objective about US interests in the Middle East?
DID THIS GET KENNEDY KILLED?
But we aren’t discussing average citizens here, so we move to the question at hand: should legislators be allowed to have dual nationality? No major country that I know of allows a dual national to hold high office. And Pakistan doesn’t as well, and it shouldn’t.
The reasons for that need not be as insidious as potential treason. First, there is the issue of equity — it gives some people double representation. Second, it creates ease of flight, and when holding political office