Missouri passes Convention of States application, becoming 12th state to do so

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The Convention of States Project is proud to announce that Missouri becomes the 12th state to pass the identical Article V resolution. [Read more…]

Revenge of the Bureaucrats

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Under the Obama administration, non-elected bureaucrats worked to expand their power over the daily lives of the American people. Now they have a new target: President Trump. [Read more…]

Republican infighting allows Dems to secure $5 billion in new domestic spending

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Image Credit: Talk Radio News on Flickr

Republicans aren’t ready to lead, and that’s never been more clear.  [Read more…]

Republicans running out of time to “fix” Obamacare

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Image Credit: Gage Skidmore on FlickR

The struggle to replace Obamacare continues, but Republicans may be running out of time. [Read more…]

Report: Taxpayers potentially paid thousands of union officials

Screen Shot 2017-04-21 at 8.46.53 AMAn analysis by a pro-free-market think tank estimates that at least 1,000 federal workers paid with taxpayer dollars exclusively worked for labor organizations rather than performing duties at their government jobs. [Read more…]

And the next broken promise is….

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First they promised to “repeal and replace” Obamacare. [Read more…]

IRS anti-fraud program plagued by delays, costing taxpayers millions

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The rollout of an IRS program meant to catch fraudulent tax returns has been plagued by delays and cost overruns, according to a government watchdog – and one Republican lawmaker is demanding answers. [Read more…]

Report: Veterans in crisis still left hanging by help line

World War I veteran Joseph Ambrose attends the dedication parade for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, holding the flag that covered the casket of his son, killed in the Korean War.

World War I veteran Joseph Ambrose attends the dedication parade for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, holding the flag that covered the casket of his son, killed in the Korean War.

Calls centers established to help veterans in crisis are still failing to answer calls for help in a timely fashion, according to a new government oversight report disclosing that some veterans are still not receiving help in times of crisis. [Read more…]

New report: Feds seize billions in assets with no accountability

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The protection of private property from illegal search and seizure is at the heart of our criminal justice system. But a new report from the Justice Department’s Office of the Inspector General (OIG) reveals that the federal government isn’t taking this principle seriously at all. [Read more…]

Growing number of states commit to teach students this very controversial subject

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Constitutional literacy is essential for a self-governing society. That’s why we were excited to read this report from the Associated Press that describes the ever-increasing number of states that have committed to teaching high school students about the Constitution.

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Should U.S. high school students know at least as much about the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution and the Federalist papers as immigrants passing an American citizenship test? [Read more…]