Constitution

Pertaining to the U.S. Constitution

Time for Congress to Declare War on Obama

Jeannie DeAngelis, American Thinker

Based on his subversive actions, by definition Barack Obama is indeed making war against America, and it’s high time Congress responded by declaring their own war.

Boehner Weighs Expanding Obama Lawsuit

Rachel Huggins, The Hill

John Boehner is mulling whether to expand a lawsuit against Obama for exceeding his constitutional power to include action on immigration. Boehner reportedly wants to act quickly if Obama uses exec. action.

Democrats Against Executive Amnesty

Andrew Stiles, Washington Free Beacon

Another prominent Dem. has repeatedly argued against the president taking executive action on immigration because “that’s not how our system works. That’s not how our democracy functions. That’s not how our Constitution is written.”

Questions for LLynch’s Confirmation

Andrew P. Napolitano, Washington Times

If Loretta Lynch agrees that the Constitution isn't a neutral instrument as between the people and the gov't because it was written to keep the gov't off our backs, she will be an antidote to Obama’s lawbreaking. 

Conservative Victory In Midterms Settles Round One In GOP “Civil War”

Congratulations. The Constitution is battered and on life-support, but had enough in it last night to allow We the People to reject Obama's imperial lawlessness and constitutional lawbreaking. Now limited government constitutional conservatives must hold Republicans to the agenda that got them elected.

Ted Cruz Talks Religious Liberty and Ebola

Bob Price, Breitbart

Senator Ted Cruz said the City of Houston and Mayor Annise Parker have “no legal authority, no constitutional authority and no moral authority” to issue subpoenas to pastors for their sermons and personal communications. Cruz also addresses the issue of an Ebola travel ban.

Despite Media Spin, It’s Not a ‘Conservative’ Supreme Court

Rob Natelson, CNS News

If a “conservative” justice is one who consistently interprets the Constitution in accordance with traditional methods of judging—as the Founders intended for it to be interpreted—then the Court is anything but conservative.

Cruz Sets Republican Priorities for 2015

Sen. Ted Cruz, USA Today

Republicans — poised to take control of Congress — should set our sights on three big goals to make Americans feel confident in their futures once again: jumpstart the economy, safeguard constitutional liberties, and strengthen our national security.

Cruz: Dem's Arguments Against an Ebola Flight Ban Don’t Make Sense

On Sunday’s CNN State of the Union program with Candy Crowley, Senator Ted Cruz talked about the importance of implementing flight bans from Ebola-stricken countries in order to prevent more cases from coming into the U.S. He also discussed the mission against ISIS.

Much More Than Just a Local Election

Thomas Sowell, National Review Online

What is the overriding national issue that makes this year’s congressional elections so crucial? That issue is whether, despite all the lawless edicts of President Obama, threatening one-man rule, we can still salvage enough of the Constitution to remain a free, democratic nation.

Our Judicial Dictatorship

Patrick Buchanan, Buchanan.org

How, in little more than half a century, did the American people fall under the rule of a judicial dictatorship where judges and justices twist phrases in the Constitution to impose their alien ideology on this once-free people?

Cruz to Propose New Marriage Amend.

Pete Kasperowicz, The Blaze

Ted Cruz will soon propose a Constitutional amendment that would prevent the fed. gov't or courts from nullifying state marriage laws. Cruz said it's needed after the SCOTUS chose not to hear cases regarding 5 states that aimed to appeal lower court rulings that invalidated their gay marriage bans.

Constitutional Relig. Clause Prevents O From Countering ISIS

Bill Gertz, Washington Free Beacon

The Obama admin. is failing to wage ideological war against ISIS terrorists over fears that attacking its religious philosophy will violate the constitutional divide between church and state.

Obama Unwittingly Makes Best Case Against Political Speech Laws

Mark J. Fitzgibbons, American Thinker

Obama spoke the truth. Elections are about policy. For fed. or state laws to limit or deny the right to communicate about incumbents however those laws are parsed is to violate the 1st Amend. Obama’s policies & lawbreaking are on the ballot, & those who supported or conceded to them are complicit.

State Anti-Gun Laws Continue to be Struck Down in the Courts

Greg Campbell, Tea Party News Network

The Obama Admin. crusades for some fictitious right of illegal immigrants to stay and enjoy the opportunities of the U.S. as a reward for having broken the law, many states remain unwilling to grant access to constitutional rights to those who have immigrated to the U.S. through legal means.

Contemptuous Assault on Constitution by Obama IRS Unmasked

Mark J. Fitzgibbons, American Thinker

The Obama IRS has a de facto war on Americans protecting our foundations based in the rule of law governing gov't itself. Thanks to Professor Rosenkranz for finding what the Congress and entire US press seem to have missed since May '13.

Pat Roberts Warns of Nat'l Socialism Taking Root

Cheryl K. Chumley, Washington Times

Sen. Pat Robert took on a campaign buddy, former Sen. Bob Dole, at a recent Dodge City event to raise money to keep his Kansas seat, warning those in attendance that it’s not long before America turns the corner on the Constitution and takes on a more permanent socialistic feel.

Senate Republicans Must Lead to Win Election

Ken Cuccinelli, USA Today

It's time to identify a set of conservative priorities that a Repub. Senate would tackle in '15 and send a signal to the conservative grassroots that a Repub. victory will mean a new focus in Washington on limited government and upholding the Constitution.

Time May Be Right to Salvage States Rights

Sean Lengell, Washington Examiner

If states do successfully win back authority from the federal government, he adds, it will be because they’ve lost their fear of Washington, not because Washington decided to relinquish any control.

A Football Lesson For The GOP

Republicans won't win back the Senate or other key races if they take a knee or throw the ball out of bounds on amnesty for illegal aliens, Obama’s contempt for the Constitution, Congress’ out-of-control spending and how to effectively confront the great national security threats facing the country today.