A bill recently introduced into the Tennessee State Senate would enforce previously passed legislation prohibiting the state from participating in the execution of any federal or international infringement of the right to keep and bear arms.
In one of the most important actions any president can make, President Donald Trump has nominated Appeals Court Judge Neil Gorsuch to the vacant seat on the U.S. Supreme Court.
Under a recent convoluted ruling, those who carry concealed become second-class citizens without the protection of constitutional rights.
A bill is working its way through the Arizona House of Representatives that would prohibit enforcement of and cooperation with any unconstitutional act of the federal government.
The need to use the Congressional Review Act to undo rules (laws) set in place by unelected bureaucrats reflects the backward nature of rulemaking in Washington. An agency's rule, unless contested by Congress, becomes law.
Obama's legacy might be likened to that of Augeas, whose piled up excrement needs immediate cleaning despite the seemingly daunting size of the job.
The walk back to full enjoyment of the Second Amendment is a long one, taken one step at a time. This bill, if passed, would lower hurdles to buying a suppressor and be one of those steps.
With less than a week left of Obama’s presidency, a coalition of organizations has collected more than a million signatures on a petition urging Obama to issue a full pardon to Edward Snowden, the whistleblower who revealed the size and scope of the surveillance conducted by the NSA and other federal agencies. Snowden fled the country and has lived in exile in Russia since May of 2013. If pardoned, he could return to American soil a hero to many.
President-elect Donald Trump has named former Senator Dan Coats (R-Ind.) to lead the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI). Before retiring from Congress last year, Coats served on the Senate Intelligence Committee. He is also an unapologetic surveillance hawk who wrote an op-ed piece for the Wall Street Journal condemning Ed Snowden and defending the surveillance state.