Forty-three senators have co-sponsored S.J. Res. 19, which proposes an amendment to the Constitution “relating to contributions and expenditures intended to affect elections.” Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) recently said of the resolution: “We’re going to push a constitutional amendment so we can limit spending because what is going on today is awful.”
The long-awaited memo justifying the president’s denial of due process to Americans whom he has ordered assassinated by drone was finally released.
A proposed amendment to the Missouri constitution would protect electronic communication from unwarranted searches and seizures.
The Republican Party of South Dakota approved a resolution over the weekend calling for the impeachment of President Obama, citing multiple violations of his oath of office to uphold the U.S. Constitution and faithfully execute the laws passed by Congress. The measure, which was narrowly passed by delegates at the state GOP convention on Saturday, comes amid a growing national movement to remove Obama from power — or at least take urgent measures to rein in the lawlessness. Supporters of the effort across America celebrated the move as an important milestone in restoring accountability and constitutional government.
The Second Circuit Court of Appeals held that the federal government may not indefinitely retain seized computer files.