The Destructive Legacy of McCulloch v. Maryland

by Nelson Lund McCulloch v. Maryland (1819) is probably the Supreme Court’s single most influential case. Its importance arises largely from its doctrine of implied congressional powers, which has been ...

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The Bladensburg Cross and the Wall That Couldn’t Stand

By: Jackson Pemberton There is a reason that the “wall of separation between church and state” cannot take down the Bladensburg Peace Cross memorial. Yet, even SCOTUS seems unaware of ...

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Has The Constitution Failed?

By KrisAnne Hall, JD There is an argument that seems to resurface repeatedly that the Constitution has failed and as a result, American politics are out of control.  I have ...

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The Age of Tyrannical Surveillance

By: John Whitehead “We know where you are. We know where you’ve been. We can more or less know what you’re thinking about… Your digital identity will live forever… because there’s ...

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The Supreme Court Will Not Save Us

February 27, 2019 Bureaucracy / Constitution / Overreach / SCOTUS 0

by Corbin Barthold In the Declaration of Independence, the Founding Fathers complained that George III had “erected a multitude of New Offices, and sent hither swarms of Officers to harass our ...

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Emergencies Do Not Trump the Constitution

February 27, 2019 Constitution / Overreach / POTUS 0

by Ron Paul After Congress rejected President Trump’s request for 5.7 billion dollars for the border wall, the president declared a national emergency at the southern border. Present Trump claims ...

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Signed By the Governor: Wyoming Law Authorizes Bear Hunt Despite Federal Court Ruling

By: Mike Maharrey CHEYENNE, Wyo. (Feb. 22, 2019) – Last week, Wyoming Gov. Mark Gordon signed a bill into law that sets the stage to authorize a grizzly bear hunt ...

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Thomas Jefferson and the Burr in Obama’s Kill List

February 18, 2019 Constitution / Deep State / Overreach 0

President Obama’s “kill-list memo” reveals a world of tyrannical political power that used to be the kind of stuff a Jack Ryan would be dispatched to put down in some ...

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States must fight back against federalism

By William Haupt III “Anything government wants to do they can justify under the commerce clause.” – John Yarmuth The federal government finds endless ways to circumnavigate the intent of ...

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