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Support Rep. Meadows’ Motion to Remove John Boehner as Speaker of the House!


Feel free to use the below to swamp our Congressional Representatives with emails and phone calls!  U.S. House Switchboard…(202) 225-3121.  You can click here to find and email your representative. Dear Congressman, I’m writing to ask that you place your full … Continue reading

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Dear Congress: Obama’s Amnesty Executive Order


Dear Senators and Representatives, I am writing to ask what you intend to do about the president’s executive order tonight, the 20th of November; if anything. If you do not intend to do anything to prevent the abdication of congressional … Continue reading

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Power of the Purse: The Most Complete and Effectual Weapon.


For all those who are concerned that a Congressional exercise of its constitutional power of the purse will lead to a government shutdown & a default on the debt, lets look at history. For goodness sake! The Democrats shutdown the … Continue reading

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Is That Law Consitutional?


So, is that law constitutional?  Most people seem to believe that it’s  up to the Supreme Court to decide and that’s final.  Is it?  President Lincoln obviously didn’t think so, as expressed during his first inaugural address in 1861: “…the … Continue reading

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Instability of Our Laws – Thomas Jefferson


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Obama urged to invoke 14th Amendment as debt ceiling deadline nears – Jennifer Epstein – POLITICO.com


Article XIV (14th Amendment), “SECTION 5. The Congress shall have power to enforce, by appropriate legislation, the provisions of this article.” Oops, maybe these democrats and the news media should read more of this amendment (and the Constitution) than the … Continue reading

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Constitution Not Grounds for Obama Violating Debt Ceiling


The title and bottom quote on this page come from Andrew Grossman’s article in the associated link for The Foundry on July 1, 2011. We’ve recently heard or read about recent calls for President Obama to overstep Congress on the … Continue reading

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Medicare Panel Runs Into Bipartisan Opposition – NYTimes.com


Mr. Obama wants to expand the power of the 15-member panel, which was created by the new health care law, to rein in Medicare costs. But not only do Republicans and some Democrats oppose increasing the power of the board, … Continue reading

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Elected Officials Flunk Constitution Quiz


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