Category Archives: Limitation on Authority

What do YOU belong to?

The Demorat and Publican parties appear to believe that since we belong to them they own us and can control us. Until recently, they were right. Now, at least for the Publican Party, not so much. The Federal Government also … Continue reading

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Obama, His Attorney General nominee and the Congress

Jonathan Turley, a legal scholar, constitutionalist and liberal in the old fashioned sense, considers Obama the most anti-Constitution President in recent memory. Excerpts from his prepared testimony on Obama’s nominee for Attorney General, Loretta Lynch, are provided below. Note that at … Continue reading

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Obama’s perverse view of the presidency

During His State of the Union address, Obama clearly stated His view of the purpose of His presidency. Here it is: “to do what I believe is best for America.” He presumably means an America as she would be after His radical transformation … Continue reading

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Obama’s Grubering and royal amnesty for illegals

The Obama administration refuses to enforce Federal laws which Obama finds ideologically or politically objectionable, while claiming that He is obligated to enforce them. On November 19th, House Speaker Boehner released an article titled 22 Times President Obama Said He Couldn’t Ignore or … Continue reading

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The Bundy Ranch and Our loss of freedom, Part II

There’s always more to say when our freedoms are being forfeited. Were the events at the Bundy Ranch newsworthy? Will whatever happens when the Feds return en masse be newsworthy? Is anything newsworthy that casts overreach by the Obama Government in a … Continue reading

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The mess du jour is in the Ukraine; do messes closer to home matter?

North Korea has nukes and Iran either has them or is working diligently to get them. That’s easier now that sanctions have been diminished and Iran is “open for business.” China is becoming more aggressive and so is Russia. Yet … Continue reading

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Ideology vs. reason and a constitutional crisis

Most sentient humans have ideological beliefs. When they become acceptable substitutes for rational thought they can be pernicious. Jonathan Turley, whom I consider a liberal in the old-fashioned sense and not what I refer to as a “librul,” today testified before … Continue reading

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