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A well regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall not be infringed. – Second Amendment, The Constitution for the united States of America. One simply stated amendment of the Constitution for the united States of …
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On Tuesday, I received an email to attend Compact Commission Meeting and Inquiry into H. Con. Res. 73: Partnering with the States on a Federal Balanced Budget Amendment from BalancedBudgetCompact.org.  While making “conservative and constitutional sounding” statements, they are promoting the same non-action of most of the push by BBA supporters …
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There may not be a question more difficult to answer for Mark Meckler, President of Citizens for Self-Governance and spokesman for its Convention of States Project (COS), than this: Since the federal government ignores the Constitution as now written, why would it obey an amended Constitution? This is a fair …
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Former US Senator from South Carlina and former president of The Heritage Foundation Jim DeMint has been held up by conservatives as something of a poster boy for conservatism, but his record is anything but that.  Now, he is pushing for a Balanced Budget Amendment via an Article V convention to …
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“If the central government has the authority to tell a state it must accept permits from all the other states, then it also has the authority to tell a state it may not accept a concealed permit from any other states. If the central government can do these things it …
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I, for one, back any and all elimination of the welfare state, as well as the warfare state.  Both of them seem to get us in the most debt and the most trouble in this nation.  While “military spending” is up (that means not just defense but the empire we’ve …
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The attorneys and Judge Gloria Navarro demonstrate that they have no shame in what they will do in their relentless pursuit of men charged with multiple accounts from the Bundy Ranch siege 2014.  In the latest move by the prosecution, they are seeking to use participation in their stand at Sugar …
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What’s the real problem with our federal government?  That people in Congress serve too many terms?  And if we get an Amendment to limit their terms, will our Land be healed? Of course not!  The real problem is that the politicians we elect ignore our Constitution – yet we keep …
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Congressman Tom MacArthur (R-NJ) voted in favor of the unconstitutional and continued socialistic American Health Care Act (AHCA), aka RINOCare in the House this week.  However, some of the influence of that vote was based emotionally on his own daughter’s fight against a rare condition called Holoprosencephaly.  While he had …
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While there is no official legal definition of “sanctuary city,” the term refers to towns, cities, or counties that protect undocumented immigrants by refusing to cooperate completely with federal detention requests. Advocates of these “safe havens” for individuals who survive outside of American law believe sanctuary cities are safer because …
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