A new study out from George Mason University’s Mercatus Center illustrates a clear trend of American migration from less-free liberal States to those with a more conservative Constitutional mindset. The institution’s “Freedom of the 50 States” report measured variables of economic and personal freedom throughout the Nation, taking a look at tax rates, government spending and debt, regulatory burdens, and State laws covering land use, union organizing, gun control and education choice.
The conservative conference, CPAC, is under way. For conservative Americans left feeling hopeless and listless after the last Presidential election, it could be a good indicator of where the power base is in the conservative movement and whether it is moving in a direction that will bolster electoral success. Today, conservatives energized by the idea […]
A Swedish member of the European Parliament blogged Wednesday that he’d be voting against a resolution calling on 27 countries to legislate a ban on pornography across all media in the European Union.
Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) has received the answer to his question of whether or not the President has the authority to kill U.S. citizens on U.S. soil with drone strikes. Thursday U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder sent Paul another letter clarifying the Administration’s position on drone strikes on U.S. soil. Read the letter below: White […]
Senators John McCain (R-Ariz.) and Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) took to the Senate floor Thursday to denounce Senator Rand Paul’s (R-Ky.) effort to ensure balance of government and respect of Constitutional rights. Here’s what happens when you corner a RINO: And Graham brought this stupid, condescending chart: McCain also made clear that he doesn’t care about […]
Republicans, or rather, conservatives, it is time to wake up and stop being so damned lazy. After the disastrous results of the last Presidential election — during which you picked a RINO as your standard bearer because your Party elite told you to — Republican Average Joes throughout the Nation were left scratching their heads […]
In light of its ongoing status as a Drug Enforcement Administration Schedule 1 controlled substance, the decriminalizing and legalization of recreational marijuana is creating some secondary complications in States where voters have recently approved the change.
Mass shootings at public schools in this country were extremely rare prior to 1995. That was the year that Congress approved the national Gun-Free School Zone Act. The assumption was that banning anyone from carrying a weapon into any of our public schools would make them safer. It didn’t. All it did was make them sitting ducks for deranged lunatics.
Thousands of Americans were shocked and angered at one New York newspaper’s attempt at Orwellian vilification of gun owners after it published an online database of gun-permit holders in its locale in the wake of the Connecticut Sandy Hook Elementary tragedy.
As everyone from the National Rifle Association to leftist anti-gun groups throw in two cents about how the Nation should proceed in the conversation about guns, mental illness and violence, Libertarian icon Ron Paul took to his Congressional website recently to plea for rational discourse.