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3 Democrats slam president over defying statutes

Say he cannot claim powers above the law

By Charlie Savage
Globe Staff / May 2, 2006

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WASHINGTON -- Three leading Democratic senators blasted President Bush yesterday for having claimed he has the authority to defy more than 750 statutes enacted since he took office, saying that the president's legal theories are wrong and that he must obey the law. (Full article: 627 words)

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