14th Amendment

Constitutional Rights and Wrongs

David Corbin and Matt Parks, The Federalist

SCOTUS agreed to take up the two constitutional questions at the heart of the contemporary gay marriage debate. Court politics must be guided by constitutional definitions, not polls or power-plays. Congress can still act in ways that encourage responsible judicial behavior, if it wishes. 

Sarah Palin Slams AZ State Senator for Blocking Convention Bill

ConventionOfStates.com Staff

Sarah Palin rallied grassroots patriots working to bring about a Convention of the States for Arizona to not give up after Andy Biggs, AZ State Sen. President, pulled a Harry-Reid-like tactic to halt the bill.

O May Misuse Constitution on Debt Ceiling

Mary K. Bruce, ABC News

With the Oct. 17 deadline to raise the debt limit looming, Obama isn't ruling out using the 14th Amendment to increase borrowing ability if the political impasse continues and Congress fails to do so, but says "I don't expect to get there." We'll see.