A bill to create a buffer zone, free of protesters, around abortion clinics drew an overflow crowd to a hearing room at the Legislative Office Building in Concord, New Hampshire, Tuesday.
With the now-infamous federal abuses against the Bundy ranching family and its supporters in Nevada helping to awaken a sleeping giant, liberty-minded elected officials from Western states are coming together with citizens to take action in defense of the Constitution and the West. Their mission: to wrest control over the vast expanses of land and wealth in the region that are unconstitutionally claimed by the Washington, D.C.-based political and bureaucratic classes. Now, a new alliance of lawmakers and citizens known as COWS has a concrete plan to make those goals a reality.
It is always noteworthy when a lawmaker breaks what seems to be the “Cardinal Rule” against speaking out against one’s own party, particularly when it regards the party’s signature “accomplishment.” The Obama administration cannot possibly be pleased with the assertions made by Representative Stephen Lynch (D-Mass.) about the healthcare law, which stand in direct opposition to statements made by the president about the very same law.
Should a government body decide what is true and what is false in political campaign ads? That was the question before the justices of the U.S. Supreme Court Tuesday.
The Second Circuit Court of Appeals Monday ordered the Obama administration to release information explaining the legality of targeted killing of U.S. citizens.