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Don’t Be Fooled: NSA Spying Will Continue

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NSA spying won’t be stopped by ending of a law that never authorized it. Conor Friedersdorf wrote an interesting analysis at the Atlantic: “The Weird End of the NSA’s Phone Dragnet.” In the wee hours of Saturday morning, the U.S.

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Rand Paul's Best Campaign Ad Is also His Greatest Act as Senator

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Rand Paul’s best campaign ad might be saving the American people from the Patriot Act before he is even President! The best part about Rand Paul’s best campaign ad is it doesn’t cost him a penny. He doesn’t have to

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FBI Admits Patriot Act Hasn’t Helped

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The FBI admits that they have not stopped any terrorist attack or caught any terrorists using the Patriot Act. While Jeb Bush is campaigning on how Rand Paul is wrong and the Patriot Act is great, the FBI admits that

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More Veterans Affairs Corruption in Colorado

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A year after the scandal and Veterans Affairs corruption is still costing veterans and the public. Our veterans obviously need support and care. It is the obligation of the government that used these soldiers and, in many cases, put them

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Federal Regulations: Multiple Lawmakers cost $1.88 Trillion

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We have essentially many independent lawmakers all burdening the nation with more laws at once—also called Federal regulations. The truth is that $1.88 trillion is probably lower than the real amount that we have lost. It is impossible to know

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The Pentagon Lets Defense Contractors Write Rules

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Why shouldn’t defense contractors write laws? Other lobbyists do. This news should not surprise us at all. It isn’t special to the military; it is the price of big government. Rare.us reports, “Defense contractors are literally writing their own rules

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TSA Spits on Congress… because They Know They Can

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The acting administrator of the TSA refuses Congressional request to answer questions about security problems. We don’t elect the head of the TSA or any other Federal Agency or Department. They don’t run for office. No one campaigns to get

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Democrats Defeat Obama and Republicans (for Now)

President Obama And Vice President Biden Meet With Members Of Congress On Foreign Policy

Not only did Democrats defeat Obama, they defended the Senate’s constitutional powers to approve treaties. Yes, I know the headline seems crazy. But that is exactly what happened. Obama and Republican leadership in Congress tried to give the President special

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Democrat Senator Trying to Rescue Us from Republican Spy-Lovers

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Democrat Senator Ron Wyden promises to filibuster the Republican attempt to renew Patriot Act with NSA surveillance. God bless him! There’s no other way for a Conservative Christian to pray: May God defeat the Republicans and bless Ron Wyden, Democrat,

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A Court Decision is No Law at All

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“All laws which are repugnant to the Constitution are null and void.”  – Marbury v Madison 1803. Repugnant – distasteful, offensive, disgusting.  Contradictory, incompatible, inconsistent. Null – without value, effect, consequence, or significance. Void –  having no legal force or

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Mitch McConnell “Working Closely with the White House”

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Mitch McConnell promises to make sure that Barack Obama is granted special trade authority to limit the Senate’s oversight. Back in March of 2013 I had to write the loathsome headline: “House Dems Preventing GOP from Giving Arbitrary Unilateral Power

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Nancy Pelosi Pretends GOP Cutting Veteran Funds

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Is the GOP cutting veteran funds? No. But why would that stop Pelosi from saying otherwise? I hate agreeing with the Washington Post’s “fact checker” column, because I worry that I am setting up my readers to be fooled at

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