After a flurry of protests brought attention to New Jersey’s draconian restrictions on possession of firearms, retired schoolteacher George Van Gilder will not be facing trial for his possession of an 18th-century flintlock pistol.
After the Department of Justice accused the Ferguson Police Department of racial bias, it now finds itself in a pickle, facing three unsavory, even impossible, alternatives to the status quo.
Texas State Representative David Simpson files bill to help legislators block unconstitutional acts, and Interpose for Texans.
The House of Representatives voted on March 3 to fund the Department of Homeland Security through September 30, the end of the current fiscal year. The Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015 (H.R. 240) was passed by a vote of 257-167 with undivided support from 182 Democrats. Only 75 Republicans voted for the bill, with 167 opposed.
The issue of federal government overreach is often talked about in 21st-century America, but some state legislators are actually doing something about it.