accountability

Lawless Democrats launch a coup at the CFPB

Editors, Washington Examiner

It's slam-dunk clear that Trump has the power to appoint the acting director, just as he has the power to nominate all agency heads. The Democrats' takeover attempt is entirely lawless. In being so, it perfectly fits the CFPB, a rogue agency if ever there was one. The party of the Left created it to be unaccountable and to be run by their people. So far as they are concerned, the law be damned.

Fight Election Fraud on Indian Reservations: Email The White House Today!

On Indian Reservations there is little or no accountability, no oversight or enforcement authority of a state Secretary of State on Election Day, and to be blunt, that is exactly how Democratic Senator Jon Tester became a Senator in 2007, and remains in office to this day.

Neomi Rao Nomination A Win For Constitutional Conservatives

Many in Congress will not welcome her nomination and will seek to stop it. However, limited government constitutional conservatives should welcome the nomination of Prof. Neomi Rao to head OIRA as a major victory for constitutional government and fight tooth and nail to secure her confirmation.

Yes, 'you're fired' might work in government

Editors, Washington Examiner

It behooves anyone given a public trust to explore new and better ways of executing the task they have undertaken. If public employees were to work with the same requirement as employees in the private sector do, that they actually do the jobs for which they are paid, or else lose them, the public would probably get better value for its money.

Even Worse Than Clinton's Emails

William McGurn, Wall Street Journal

Welcome to modern Washington, just two months away from a presidential election. It’s possible, of course, that the people who believe the system is rigged and that their government has taken sides against them are wrong. But the most disquieting possibility is that it isn’t crazy to think they might be right.