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Lindsey Graham is currently in the military-How is he in office?

Wikipedia says Lindsey Graham he's a Col. In the SC Air National Guard. I was in the military for eight years and always thought it was against the UCMJ to hold elected office.




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This actually just gave me a great idea

The next time the US government wants to go to war, we should send everyone at the White House and Congress in first.

He's part of the Air Force Reserves and

hasn't been called to active duty for more than 270 days:

'4.4. Holding and Exercising the Functions of a U.S. Government Civil Office Attained by Election or Appointment:
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4.4.3. A retired regular member, or a Reserve Component member on active duty under a call or order to active duty for 270 days or fewer, may hold and exercise the functions of a civil office provided there is no interference with the performance of military duty.'

http://www.dod.gov/dodgc/defense_ethics/ethics_regulation/13...

Lindsey Graham is eligible to hold an "elective" civil office in the federal government, unfortunately.

"If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude than the animated contest of freedom — go home from us in peace. We ask not your counsels or arms. Crouch down and lick the hands which feed you. May your chains sit lightly upon you, an

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Back On the Chain Gang

THE POWERS THAT BE
THAT FORCE US TO LIVE LIKE WE DO
BRING ME TO MY KNEES
WHEN I SEE WHAT THEY'VE DONE TO YOU
BUT I'LL DIE AS I STAND HERE TODAY
KNOWING THAT DEEP IN MY HEART
THEY'LL FALL TO RUIN ONE DAY
FOR MAKING US PART

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CK3uf5V0pDA

I believe you under the

I believe you under the mistaken impression that Ms. Lindsey gives a crap. ;)

Anyway, I doubt that flapping C*nt lip could ever have passed basic -- even in the Air Force. If he's a Colonel I'm the Queen.

"The United States can pay any debt it has because we can always print money to do that." — Alan Greenspan

Tack it on...

To the list of crimes an violations of the constitution committed by Graham.

Lee Bright 2014

PEOPLE OPPOSING TYRANNY - Real Grass Roots!
Are you a POT or a PET - Person Embracing Tyranny?

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It is...

His name is Edward Snowden

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