I know this may seem a bit out of left field, but it has been rattling around in my brain for a while. As you all know, each state is entitled to at least one Representative and two Senators. For this discussion we will only focus on the House of Representatives. Each state's number of Representatives is determined by that state's portion of the national population, which is why we have the Census. The House currently has 435 members and each…
I know that the Huffington Post isn't a great source, but this article seemed well written and important. This is less about Ron Paul than it is about America being on the brink of a massive paradigm shift in the political landscape. Win or lose, no one should underestimate Ron…Continue
IN CONGRESS, July 4, 1776.
The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America,
When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature and of Nature's God entitle them, a decent respect to the opinions of mankind requires that they should declare the…Continue
President Obama attacked Libya as part of a UN/NATO alliance but has since refused to seek Congressional approval of military action in Libya. The War Powers Act allows the president 60 days to act before he must seek Congressional approval. If the President has not sought or Congress denies that approval, the President is given an additional 30 days to end hostilities and bring our troops home. The 60 day deadline has come and gone, President Obama has remained defiant, and we are…Continue