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The Evangelicals Stayed Home

This is just one indication of the failure of the GOP to be able to connect with segments of our society that should be their natural supporters. It is also an indication that too many evangelical Christians have bought into the false assertion that they should leave their Christianity at the door of the polling […]

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Let’s Have an Article V Constitutional Convention!

I really wish that all those who are so afraid of a Constitutional Convention (a “Con Con”) would read the Constitution. A Con Con cannot be limited in what it considers nor in what it recommends to the states, it is true. However, the Con Con CANNOT change the Constitution of its own accord.  Article […]

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Is Nullification “Legal?”

Is nullification a “legal” remedy to abuses of power by the federal government? Does a state, or do the people of a state, have the legal right to say, “No, I will not submit to and will not obey the federal government in this matter, as the federal government has overstepped the bounds of the […]

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James Madison: Report on the Virginia Resolutions

Following is the full text of James Madison’s 1800 Report on the Virginia Resolutions. Madison’s Report is the clearest and most powerful explanation of the meaning and purpose of our Constitution, the doctrine of federalism, and the right of interposition of a state between that state’s citizens and the federal government, as I have yet […]

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What I Saw at the Election: A Post Mortem

We lost. That is the cold, hard reality of the election. We lost. That is the fact we must be willing to face squarely and admit to ourselves. We lost. We must not sugarcoat the results, make excuses, or whine about how unfairly the mainstream media behaved. In order to have any hope of recovery, […]

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Are We Heirs of the Founders?

Can “We, the People” win the fight for a return to the states of their proper place in the governing structure of our beloved country? Yes, it can be done. In fact, it must be done. There is no alternative. Either we fight on against the corrupt power being amassed at the center of the […]

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When Federal Law is Not the Last Word

  Federal law supersedes state law only when federal law is constitutional. That is a crucial distinction that must always be kept in mind. When federal law is unconstitutional, that law is void and of no force and effect no matter what any part of the federal government, including the US Supreme Court, says to the […]

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