Congress Has Abnegated! Decides It Is In A Race With Barack Obama To Pass Laws

If you read one of my other posts today, you know that the Republicans have been involved in a hush-hush move to get the ENLIST Act included in the Defense Department authorization bill. While that is bad enough, I thought some of the reasoning of the Republicans was so bad that it deserves separate consideration. From the same Breitbart story: At the same time, though, GOP proponents of Gang of Eight-style legislation have recently begun to worry that the window for enacting immigration bills Read more […]

Attack On 1st Amendment: “This Has Never Been Put To An FCC Vote, It Was Just Announced”

When the radio was invented, and began to be used, the government did not treat the spectrum of radiation as a resource that could be “homesteaded” by the establishment of a broadcasting station, and then privately owned, just like settlers sometimes came to own formerly wild land by farming it. Instead of following natural rights principles for private property, the Federal government simply declared itself the owner of the spectrum. This, in principle, could have removed radio and TV stations Read more […]

Outraged About Terrorist “Supporters”? Be Outraged At The Usurper Executive

The headline has to make your blood boil. “Obama admin unilaterally changes law to allow immigrants with ‘limited’ terror contact into US.” The Daily Caller begins its story this way: The Obama administration has issued new exemptions to a law that bars certain asylum-seekers and refugees who provided “limited material support” to terrorists who are believed to pose no threat from the U.S. The Department of Homeland Security and the State Department published the new exemptions Wednesday Read more […]