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Who are the president's policy makers?
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Today we hear the term “czar” used a lot in government. The people who we call czars actually are policy directors for different segments of the government. Because of their power, the media uses the term czar, which is actually an old title for a Russian ruler and translates from Caesar, which was what Roman rulers were called.
We hear this term, but do we know who these people really are or how they influence our lives?
How about the President of the Gay Lesbian Straight Education Network being the safe school czar? According to, Kevin Jennings tolerates gay, lesbian and promiscuous sexuality in schools. His goal is to mainstream homosexuality. He is an author in “Queering Elementary Education”.
Gil Kerlikowske is the director of drug control policy, who, according to, supports the legalization of all drugs. Talk about an oxymoron. How can a pro-drug advocate be the director of drug control?
I expect John Holdren, of the White House Office of Science and Technology, will adhere to globalist environmental tactics in his job. Those tactics, according to, may include control over personal habits, regulation of energy use and population control.
Michael Taylor was at the FDA in the early 1990s when he oversaw the policy regarding Monsanto’s genetically engineered bovine growth hormone, which was injected to increase milk supply, according to The milk from injected cows has more pus, more antibiotics and, most importantly, more insulin-like growth factor, which is a huge risk factor for common cancers. Taylor now is the special assistant to the FDA commissioner for food safety.
According to an article by the Washington Times, Carol M. Browner, the global warming czar, was listed as one of 14 leaders of a socialist group’s Commission for a Sustainable World Society. Socialist International bills itself as the world body of democratic socialist movements.
Weapons czar Ashton Carter wants all private weapons in the US destroyed, according to He reportedly supports the U.N. ban on firearms ownership in America.
Ed Montgomery is the auto recovery czar.  “To put it simply, his agenda is control over every aspect of the capitalist economy through new regulations, using the excuse that Wall Street’s crimes are the reason for the regulations,” according to Montgomery teaches at the University of Maryland Business School that U.S. business causes world poverty, according to Montgomery is on the ACORN board and is a Communist DuBois Club member.
According to, Alan Bersin, assistant secretary for international affairs, will push for amnesty for illegal aliens, and he wants to keep the borders open for illegal aliens to enter.
These are just a few of the 55 czars answering directly to Obama and controlling our lives. Maybe this will give you an idea of the president’s agenda.

Calderone is a conservative who lives in Midway. He is a professional salesperson and for 30 years has written articles for trade publications in various fields.

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