No, I am not talking about secession. I’m talking about red states taking back their state’s rights as the constitution, the law of the land, provides. If there is one thing conservatives and libertarians agree on, it is the constitution should be followed to the letter. Okay, how do we get where we want to […]Read more "What If We Had A Redstate Rebellion? (Part 1)"
I have resisted writing this post for several days. The last time I broached this subject in February, my readers were less than happy about what I wrote. In that article, Obama Exercises His Right of Nullification, I celebrated the fact that Obama had used his right of nullification by deciding not to enforce an unconstitutional law. […]Read more "I Repeat _ Nullification is Valid and Obama Has Shown Us The Way!"
According to this Washington Post article, Obama and Holder intend to nullify the Defense of Marriage Act. In an extraordinary change, Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. said Wednesday that he and President Obama had determined – after an extensive review – that the law’s key section is unconstitutional. “Given that conclusion, the President has […]Read more "Obama Exercises His Right of Nullification"
Yesterday there were three excellent posts on the subject of nullification: Sentry Journal, Adrienne’s Corner, and Publius-Huldah. Nullification is a subject that many fo us find interesting. it is clear to many that the Founders believed in the legitimacy of nullification. The Publius-Huldah piece has numerous quotes from the Federalist Papers supporting the concept of […]Read more "The Nullification Conondrum & The Founders"