Iran endorses nuclear EMP attack on United States

Paul Bedard The Washington Examiner 3/19/2015

Suspected for years of plotting to dismantle the U.S. electric grid, American officials have confirmed that Iranian military brass have endorsed a nuclear electromagnetic pulse explosion that would attack the country’s power system.

American defense experts made the discovery while translating a secret Iranian military handbook, raising new concerns […]

Citing overreach, Republicans ponder new checks on executive powers

“We’re exploring options to try to somehow try to rein in this president’s total disregard for the Constitution.”


Molly K. Hooper The Hill 11/19/2013

Congressional Republicans are considering various options to curb President Obama’s use of executive powers, which they say are excessive.

GOP officials have long claimed that the president has […]

House Republicans back new constitutional challenge to ObamaCare

Pete Kasperowicz The Hill 11/12/2013

Forty House Republicans filed a brief last week in support of a legal challenge against ObamaCare that argues the law imposes billions of dollars in new taxes but did not originate in the House, as tax bills must under the Constitution.

Rep. Trent Franks (R-Ariz.) spearheaded the effort by filing […]

On the cusp of a historic sell-out of Israel

William A. Jacobson Legal Insurrection 11/8/2013

We are on the cusp of the most historic sell-out of Israel by any United States administration.

We told you all along that in his second term Obama would impose a settlement on Israel according to what he viewed as reasonable:

Obama will force his vision of a settlement […]

Obamacare’s Unconstitutional Origins

Tax legislation has to originate in the House; the health-care law didn’t.


Andrew McCarthy National Review Online 10/5/2013

…What Obamacare always needed was a political reversal in Congress. Thus, it was unwise for Republicans to become passive while hoping the justices would do their heavy lifting for them — both because it was unlikely […]

Gunmen ambush Border agents, killing one and wounding another

Jim Kouri Law Enforcement Examiner 10/2/2012

A U.S. Border Patrol agent was killed and another agent was wounded Tuesday during a shootout with suspects believed to be members of a Mexican drug cartel, according to a law enforcement source.

Ironically, the agents were ambushed in Naco, Arizona, not far from the Border Patrol station recently […]