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April 15, 2014
“Fixing” the Second Amendment
Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens, having spent much of his career trying to...
January 30, 2014
The President and the Rule of Law
During his State of the Union address, President Obama said that because Congress keeps thwarting...
January 15, 2014
Federalizing gay marriage
Not long ago, advocates of gay marriage were saying that since marriage laws are set...
September 02, 2013
Obama will ask Congress before attacking Syria
President Obama has agreed to ask Congress for authorization before he attacks Syria. I salute...
August 23, 2013
Obama administration defends government-sponsored Christian prayers
The Supreme Court is hearing a case that will decide whether or not it is...
August 20, 2013
Rule of Law vs. Rule by Decree
We have discussed the president's bad habit of ignoring or even altering laws that he...
August 16, 2013
When the president does it, it’s not illegal
Those who oppose Obamacare may well be glad that the President keeps delaying the implementation...
August 15, 2013
Taxation without representation
Just what school children need: more internet! President Obama has a new signature program in...
July 23, 2013
The First Amendment is going out of style
According to a recent study, more and more Americans--on some issues a majority of them--no...
June 27, 2013
Green lawmaking by executive order
President Obama, being unable to get his environmental and anti-global warming agenda through Congress, has...
June 27, 2013
Other consequences of the gay marriage rulings
The Supreme Court rulings supporting gay marriage have other consequences. According to Thomas Peters, "these...
March 15, 2013
The militia part of the Second Amendment
The Washington Post has a front page story saying that the Second Amendment had always...
February 11, 2013
Is this back to the Star Chamber approach to justice, with secret courts, no indictments,...
January 26, 2013
Checking and balancing the President
The Constitution's separation of powers and checks and balances at work: A federal appeals court...
January 17, 2013
The gun control package
The President has issued sweeping new gun control measures, a combination of Congressional proposals and...
January 07, 2013
My prediction has already come true
On January 1, one week ago, I predicted in our annual exercise that someone would...
December 18, 2012
The presidential election was held yesterday
The Electoral College cast its ballots on Monday. The results won't be official, though, until...
October 25, 2012
A tie in the Electoral College?
One possibility in the election: Both candidates get 269 electoral votes, resulting in a tie. ...
October 08, 2012
Pulpit Freedom Sunday
Yesterday had been declared "Pulpit Freedom Sunday" by a group of activist pastors and a...
October 08, 2012
How illegal immigrants inflate the electoral college
Illegal immigrants and other non-citizens don't have the right to vote, of course. But, as...
September 20, 2012
Why do we even have a president?
Historian Kenneth C. Davis looks at the origin of the office of the President, something...
August 10, 2012
“Liking” as free speech
Well, the consensus as to my query about whether you would like a "like" feature...
August 03, 2012
When Taft saved the Constitution from Teddy Roosevelt
In the course of a column on Tea Party candidate Ted Cruz's victory in Texas...
July 27, 2012
Government persecution of Chick-fil-A
Michael Barone summarizes a number of pundits criticizing the mayors of Boston and now Chicago...
June 25, 2012
Commentary on Harrison’s “Open Letter”
Julia Polese of the Institute for Religion and Democracy on LCMS President Matthew Harrison's open...
June 25, 2012
Charles Krauthhammer on how President Obama is acting lawlessly, doing something that he himself earlier...
June 19, 2012
Obama as the new Nixon?
The president as above the law. From Victor Davis Hanson discussing the de facto amnesty...
June 08, 2012
Congress letting bureaucrats make the laws
Another practice in which Congress evades its constitutional responsibilities: Passing laws that consist largely of...
June 01, 2012
Defense of Marriage Act ruled unconstitutional
The Defense of Marriage Act, a federal law defining marriage as being between a man...
May 09, 2012
The People’s Rights Amendment
House Democrats have introduced a proposed constitutional amendment that would specify that the rights guaranteed...
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