Treaties that violate the Constitution, such as the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty signed Wednesday by Secretary of State John Kerry, are not the law of the land.
Secretary of State John Kerry signed the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty Wednesday on behalf of President Barack Obama.
For nearly an hour just after midnight on September 25, Senator Mike Lee (R-Utah) spoke on the "lawless act" that was the Supreme Court's ObamaCare decision.
On September 21, speakers Dr. Thomas Woods, Michael Maharrey of the Tenth Amendment Center, and State Senator Randy Brogdon of Oklahoma addressed the Restoring the Republic gathering in Pewaukee, Wisconsin, on the subject of nullification and what the states can do to stop federal overreach.
Former Defense Secretaries Robert Gates and Leon Panetta disagreed this week on whether President Obama should launch a military strike against Syria. The ex-Pentagon chiefs agreed, however, that the president does not need authorization from Congress to take that action — despite the fact that the U.S. Constitution delegates to Congress the power to declare war.
In an editorial, the Los Angeles Times called nullification unconstitutional and said it was based on "imaginary authority."
On Tuesday the U.S. government's secret surveillance court declassified and released a decision defending the practice of the National Security Agency in collecting billions of phone call records every day.