Criminal Defense Attorney Spencer: Obamacare No Watergate

Thursday, 05 Dec 2013 06:17 PM

By Bill Hoffmann

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink
The Affordable Care Act is not on par with the Watergate scandal during Richard Nixon's presidency, despite former House Speaker Newt Gingrich's assertions, says Remi Spencer, criminal defense attorney and Fox News commentator.

"I have great reservations and fears about Obamacare, but I am not willing to go as far as Newt Gingrich and say that what President [Barack] Obama has done is worse than the cover-up of a crime," Spencer told "The Steve Malzberg Show" on Newsmax TV.

Story continues below video.



"You're talking to a criminal defense attorney and I believe very deeply in our state and federal criminal laws and when we start talking about violations of those kinds of laws, it is a different story altogether.

"I'm not saying one is worse than the other, I'm saying we're comparing apples to oranges."

Still, Spencer said, Obama has created an impression "that the people can't trust him anymore."

"When he gets up and says, 'You can keep your plan!' and then you can't, and doesn't really accept responsibility for his misstatements, what he knew, when he knew it....

"These are issues that the American people are rightly concerned about because if we can't trust our president, our commander in chief, it calls into question a whole number of other things."

See "The Steve Malzberg Show" on Newsmax TV each weekday live by clicking here now.




© 2014 Newsmax. All rights reserved.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Country
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
Top Stories
You May Also Like

Iraq Veteran: More 'Effective' US Action Against ISIS Coming

Friday, 24 Oct 2014 22:23 PM

The upcoming midterm elections have temporarily postponed a more concerted U.S. military campaign against the Islamic St . . .

Bernard Kerik: Police Need to Learn Ebola Protocol

Friday, 24 Oct 2014 22:00 PM

Police departments must quickly learn air-tight protocol when dealing with suspected cases of the Ebola virus , but that . . .

Danny Aiello: Childhood Eczema Made Me Hollywood Outsider

Friday, 24 Oct 2014 21:46 PM

Veteran actor Danny Aiello says he's always seen himself as "an outsider" who is not part of the slick Hollywood crowd , . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved