The U.S. Department of Justice has sent a member of its Community Relations Service team to investigate a Nebraska parade float that criticized President Obama.This is a complete and total abuse of federal power. Assuming, for a moment that despite the makers protestations to the contrary, that this was motivated by racial animus, it's still just a childish prank and not an act that harmed anyone or anything other than the Preznit's
A Fourth of July parade float featured at the annual Independence Day parade in Norfolk sparked criticism when it depicted a zombie-like figure resembling Mr. Obama standing outside an outhouse, which was labeled the “Obama Presidential Library.”
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The float’s creator, Dale Remmich, has said the mannequin depicted himself, not President Obama. He said he is upset with the president’s handling of the Veterans Affairs Department, the World-Herald reported.
Spreaking of Eric Holder, of course, he's back in the news claiming that opposition to his and Preznit Obama's plans for the country is motivated by racism.
“There's a certain level of vehemence, it seems to me, that's directed at me [and] directed at the president,” Holder told ABC. “You know, people talking about taking their country back. … There's a certain racial component to this for some people.Of course he does; he's much to political and small minded to acknowledge that opposition to any of his work could be based on good faith belief that their policies are bad for the country.