By Michael Pearson
(CNN) — A politically active Marine who has questioned President Barack Obama’s authority said Thursday that he is facing administrative discharge proceedings over his comments.
Sgt. Gary Stein, who founded the Armed Forces Tea Party, said his commanding officer at Camp Pendleton near San Diego has accused him of violating a catch-all military justice provision against conduct endangering „good order and discipline.“
He is also accused of violating a Department of Defense policy limiting the political activities of service members.
Stein came under scrutiny from Marine officials after saying he would not obey Obama’s orders.
In a January 26 post to the Armed Forces Tea Party Facebook page, Stein called Obama a liar. Two days later, he said the president is „the ‚Domestic Enemy‘ our oath speaks about.“
In a March 4 posting, he questioned Obama’s birth certificate. Another discussion on the site in March said he…
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