Ends and means have gotten confused with the pressure to pass national concealed carry reciprocity laws, which would expand the power of the federal government over the states.
Modeled after the deceptive, open-ended process of the European Union, the ObamaTrade TTIP and TPP would initiate an ongoing demolition of American sovereignty and the step-by-step integration of the U.S. with our Atlantic and Pacific “partners.”
Some say the Freedom Act is serving nicely as a distraction from the Surveillance State Repeal Act, which has real teeth.
It appears that the genie is out of the bottle, as states' nullification efforts continue to gain momentum as Minnesota nullifies FDA restrictions.
The Department of Homeland Security, the IRS, and debt collectors are fighting to expand the use of license plate tracking devices.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit in New York ruled on May 7 that the National Security Agency’s (NSA) bulk collection of U.S. call records is illegal, stating that Section 215 of the PATRIOT Act cannot be legitimately interpreted to allow such bulk collection of domestic calling records.
On Tuesday, the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals overturned its own opinion given last year by a three-judge panel and decided that individuals do not have a reasonable expectation of privacy in their historical cellphone records and therefore no warrant is needed to obtain those records.
Officials in California are appealing an order by an appellate court for the California corrections department to provide sex reassignment surgery to a transgender prison inmate. On Monday, state officials also filed a request for a stay with the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.
As the Supreme Court considers how to rule on Obergefell v. Hodges — a case challenging marriage bans in Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, and Tennessee, for which it heard oral arguments on April 28 — Representative Steve King (R-Iowa) has introduced legislation that would strip the High Court from deciding cases related to marriage.