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No Double Standards Here

I’ve said Rudy’s health care plan is better than Romney’s, so no, I don’t think it’s fair to say I’m being partial to Romney.

Anyway: The question Romney answered wasn’t about the use of force, but about which uses of force require congressional authorization. That’s partly a legal question, which is why we ask people like you to write about it so regularly.

If you would like to defend your friend Rudy’s habit of asking the courts to overturn democratically enacted laws with which he disagrees, the floor is yours.

Ramesh Ponnuru — Ramesh Ponnuru is a senior editor for National Review, a columnist for Bloomberg View, a visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, and a senior fellow at the National Review Institute.

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