Don't forget Don's self declared negotiating style... He goes balls to the wall knowing he will end up with less.
This seems more like wanting to chalk this one up with as little effort or expenditure of polcapital as possible.
Governmental expediency is usually the knife in Liberty's back...
If true, he isn't even a citizen as Stan wasn't old enough to satisfy the residency requirement in 1961.
And that precedence shit is a weak excuse to let liberty's protections be further eroded just because they got by with it before.
Actually, if one of the Amendments spelled out that the fedgoob is specifically limited to granted powers with maybe a section on the meaning of a declaratory clause, it would give the fedgoob something else to run over and laugh at.
Would you want your cushy job to be complicated by limitations?
When you are on the other side, watching the valueless dollars being pissed down the toilet; I say keep the limit, quit putting us in more debt.