We knew somebody was going to call for a bigger police state at the first Republican Presidential Primary Debate of the election cycle.
California S.B. 277 obliterates personal belief exemptions from the books of public vaccination law in California.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — America is given a disturbing look at what happens behind-the-scenes in the Senate, as it was revealed Senators were scheduled to read over 1,000 pages and vote in under an hour.
The 300,000-member Fraternal Order of Police is demanding that the U.S. Congress and President Barack Obama “act now” to expand the federal hate crimes statute and add police officers as a protected class.
WASHINGTON, D.C. –- With virtually no warning or debate, the Intelligence Authorization Act for 2015 (H.R. 4681) was rushed to the House floor and passed, containing a dangerous section which for the first time, statutorily authorizes spying on U.S. citizens without legal process.
While Obama makes jokes about granting pardons to animals, thousands of people’s lives are depending on him for clemency. Of all the wasteful things toward which the the president has devoted gross amounts of resources, his pathetic effort towards righting the countless injustices in the federal injustice system is very telling.
Senator Rand Paul offers a rare opportunity to reduce the federal government’s ability to steal your stuff.
President Barack Obama said in a recent address that he’s become ‘frustrated’ with America’s lack of movement toward civilian disarmament. As police in the USA become increasingly militarized (with Obama’s help), the president is using crime as an emotional tool to soften Americans toward gun control.
MINNEAPOLIS, MN — Gubernatorial candidate Chris Holbrook was arrested for exercising his 1st Amendment rights while in a public park. He and some supporters were peacefully gathering signatures to achieve ballot access — a fundamental political freedom — but police insisted that he needed a permit and placed him in shackles.
Retirement has not stopped former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens from attacking basic individual rights. In a recent opinion article, he advocated officially changing the constitution so that only government managed entities may be armed.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said that the Department of Justice will “explore” the idea of restricting gun rights by imposing ill-conceived technological mandates for operating guns, such as biometric identification or an electronic bracelet.
We know we aren’t imagining a problem when a leading intellectual think tank holds a conference specifically devoted to the topic of the American police state. Former Congressman Ron Paul was invited to speak at the Ludwig Von Mises Institute’s event in Houston, titled “The U.S. Police State.”
A twenty-five year old ban on “undetectable firearms” is coming up for a renewal, and gun control zealots are looking to make it even more stringent. H. R. 1474 will extend the federal ban to cover not only complete firearms, but also parts, receivers, and magazines made by private individuals.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — A dramatic move was taken in the U.S. Senate on Thursday to strip the minority party of the power to filibuster most nominations by presidents. In what was called a “power grab”, the Senate overturned nearly 225 years of precedent, drastically reducing the voice of the minority party.
In the absence of an agreement on the upcoming budget for the United States, the federal government has been temporarily “shut down” and 815,000 of its 2 million employees have been furloughed. This interesting situation gives Americans the chance to realize how little they actually notice when 41% of federal workers literally stay home.