America’s Imperial Presidency

America’s Imperial Presidency

At what point do we acknowledge that America has devolved into a post-constitutional society, led by an Imperial President? The examples that support this notion are piling up quickly, with the most recent being the President’s announcement that the Federal Government...
Budget?  What Budget?

Budget? What Budget?

The Federal Government has operated without a formally approved annual budget for the last fourteen years.  Let that sink in.  While households and businesses across America create budgets and operate within them, the biggest spending machine in the history of the...
Our Weaponized Federal Government

Our Weaponized Federal Government

The U.S. Marines are one of the most capable fighting units in the world.  There are currently 186,000 active-duty Marines.  That’s an imposing force!  But did you know that there are over 200,000 domestic federal agents employed by the Federal Government who are...
Should the 17th Amendment Be Repealed

Should the 17th Amendment Be Repealed

The 17th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution was ratified in 1913.  It states: “The Senate of the United States shall be composed of two Senators from each State, elected by the people thereof.” The wording of the amendment is clear and concise.  However, it’s...