Daisy Ad 2013: Senate Filibuster Nuclear Option Remix

Nick Gillespie & Meredith Bragg Reason Magazine 11/21/2013

What a difference eight years and a Senate majority makes. Back in 2005, Senate Democrats (including Barack Obama) were in the minority – and dead-set against a Republican plan to allow judicial nominations to proceed to an up-or-down vote based on a simple majority. The so-called nuclear […]

Section 4 of Voting Rights Act Found Unconstitutional

JD Patterico’s Pontifications 6/25/2013

Here is the ruling.

This proves how racist Republicans are, because they don’t want to impose 50 year old standards on States, and some counties, based on actions that took place 50 years ago. Gasp! Heaven forbid current standards should address current problems, and apply to States equally. The Dems were […]

Mark Levin: An up and down vote on the 2nd Amendment is unconstitutional!

The Right Scoop 4/9/2013

Mark Levin says that on Thursday the Senate intends to vote to change the 2nd amendment without any pretense of going through the amendment process, on a bill that hasn’t even been written yet. He says that this isn’t republicanism, it’s democratic tyranny. And the senators arguing to filibuster are being […]

The Supreme Court’s Dismal ObamaCare Decision

How conservative legal philosophy helped create the health care ruling

We must beware the dangerous temptation to read our own values into the Constitution and to assume that anything we think good is in there somewhere and anything we think is bad is forbidden.

Sheldon Richman Reason Magazine 7/8/2012

Amid all of Chief […]

Judge Napolitano: What if the Constitution No Longer Applied?

JHoward Protein Wisdom 12/6/2011

From Taki’s magazine:

What if the whole purpose of the Constitution was to limit the government? What if Congress’s enumerated powers in the Constitution no longer limited Congress, but were actually used as justification to extend Congress’s authority over every realm of human life? What if the president, meant to be […]

Professor Obama Holds Forth on the Mandate

“[T]here is no Supreme Court decision squarely on point dictating the result that the individual mandate is within the commerce power of Congress…”

~Judge Stanley Marcus Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals

David Catron The American Spectator 8/23/2011

One reason the supporters of Obamacare were initially overconfident about its supposed invulnerability to […]