Wed, Jan 7, 2015
bureaucracy US Capitol

It's popular in leftist circles to call congress">Congress a "do nothing" institution that is utterly broken and needs fixing (preferrably, by electing more progressives).

Tue, Jan 6, 2015
The endless state of emergency

The President has declared a state of emergency. The President in this case is Jimmy Carter, and the emergency was delcared in 1979 in response to the hostage crisis in iran">Iran.

Mon, Jan 5, 2015
Gohmert to challenge Boehner

The 114th congress">Congress convenes on Tuesday, and among the first items of business is the election of a Speaker.  And there are signs of trouble for incumbent John Boehner,

Fri, Jan 2, 2015
The EPA unconstitutional power grab

The Environmental Protection Agency has decided that it doesn't need congressional direction, nevermind constitutional authority, to dictate energy standards to the several states in order to reduce greenhouse gases.

Thu, Jan 1, 2015
Happy New Year

From everyone at the Response Action Network, Happy New Year!

Wed, Dec 31, 2014
Second Amendment Handgun Pistol

We are unapologetic supporters of the Second Amendment. But we agree with this author that some gun owners make it harder for the rest of us to defend the right to keep an bear arms.  For example:

Tue, Dec 30, 2014
Eleanor Roosevelt Gun Permit Pistol

There are still a LOT of localities in the United States that ban individuals from carrying firearms. But take a look at this...

Mon, Dec 29, 2014
Gutting the Fourth Amendment Police Officer

The U.S. Supreme Court recently issued an opinion that undermines the Fourth Amendment and weakens an important check on government power.

Fri, Dec 26, 2014
Shutting down the IRS

Not for good, but at least for a few days here and there, all due to the CRomnibus:

Thu, Dec 25, 2014
George Washington Crossing the Delware

On December 25, 1776, George Washington lead his army across the ice-choked Delaware River to launch a surprise attack on the Hessian garrison encamped at Trenton, New Jersey.  It was an audacious move that ended in a much-need victory for the new Republic (you can read about the battle

Wed, Dec 24, 2014
The left hates the GOP

A University of Michigan professor published an article saying that it was perfectly fine and socially acceptable to hate republicans">Republicans.

Tue, Dec 23, 2014
Obamacare Surprise for New Year

For those who have yet to purchase health insurance, there is yet another nasty Obamacare surprise waiting for you in the New Year: