They are hoping to put pressure on their state’s members of the U.S. House of Representatives to file articles by this action. It just wouldn’t have any force of law over the federal Congress. It is refreshing to see them flip Barry the bird. It will annoy him to no end, which is always great entertainment. It’s just a symbolic move by Oklahoma. I really can’t imagine what more awful things are coming down the track, but they are definitely coming.
Republican state lawmakers in Oklahoma have introduced a resolution urging the state’s congressional delegation to start an effort to impeach President Barack Obama over a White House recommendation that schools accommodate transgender students.
The Obama administration told U.S. public schools last week that transgender students must be allowed to use the bathroom of their choice. The recommendation upset Republicans and raised the likelihood of fights over federal funding and legal authority.
The Oklahoma resolution, introduced on Thursday night, calls on the state’s members of the U.S. House of Representatives to file articles of impeachment against Obama, the U.S. attorney general, the U.S. secretary of education and others over the policy. A vote has not yet been scheduled on the resolution. More