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Worst Laws Ever Passed by Congress


Which of the following are the 5 worst laws ever passed by Congress? PICK ONLY 5  

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  1. 1. Pick FIVE of the following, and only five, please:

    • Espionage Act of 1917 (censured some free speech in WWI)
    • Indian Removal Act of 1830
    • Public Law 503 of 1942 (Japanese internment camps, etc.)
    • Prohibition Act of 1919
    • Fugitive Slave Act of 1850
    • Alien and Sedition Acts of 1798
    • Patriot Act of 2001
    • Federal Reserve Act of 1913 (established the Fed)
    • Revenue Act of 1913 (established an income tax)
    • Tariff Act of 1930 (raised the tariff considerably, arguably contributing to the Great Depression)
    • Economic Recovery Tax Act of 1981 (began "trickle-down" Reagenomics)
    • Obamacare 2010
    • Civil Rights Act of 1964
    • The Gulf of Tonkin Resolution of 1964 (authorized LBJ to go to war w/ Vietnam without a formal declaration)
    • None of the above
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  2. 2. Am I missing any laws passed by Congress that are as controversial as those above?

    • Yes (please post them below)
    • No, or I can't think of any at the moment.
  3. 3. What or who is most at fault for our worst laws?



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3 minutes ago, NYrepublican said:

Why are making such a meal about attempts to impeach a President whose been retired for 9 years, and thus said attempt obviously failed miserably?

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1 minute ago, Patine said:

Why are making such a meal about attempts to impeach a President whose been retired for 9 years, and thus said attempt obviously failed miserably?

it's interesting that he wrote 35 articles of impeachment all for Bush

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1 minute ago, Patine said:

Why are making such a meal about attempts to impeach a President whose been retired for 9 years, and thus said attempt obviously failed miserably?

I'm finding a million bills entitled "Condemning and censuring President Barack Obama"

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