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Friday November 21st 2014

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S.E.M., Vol. 1, No. 6


The President's Duty to Faithfully Execute the Law. According to Art. II, Sect. 3 of the Constitution, what is the President's duty? According to Lincoln, what does a man trample on, when he tramples on the law? According to Rep. Goodlatte, what is the value of strictly observing even bad laws until they are repealed? In a republic, why else, in your opinion, is obedience to laws put in place according to the process outlined in the Constitution, regardless of our personal opinions, important, if not vital?

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Posts Tagged ‘politics’

What Can We Expect From the New Senate?

What Can We Expect From the New Senate?

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY Republicans won a big victory in the midterm elections, so big that the media are calling it a “wave.” Is President Obama planning to cope with this by “working together” and “bipartisanship”? The New York Times gave us his answer on the front page. Barack Obama arrogantly announced the day after the election [...]

It’s Official: The Democrats are the Party of the Devil

It’s Official: The Democrats are the Party of the Devil

BY SELWYN DUKE Perhaps the first clue, or the ten thousandth, was when many Democrats opposed the reinsertion of God into their party’s platform in 2012 and booed the judgment that the measure to do so had passed. But now it’s official: The Democrats are the party of the Devil. Here’s the story, courtesy of CBS Boston: Ruth [...]

Should Republicans Restore the Judicial Filibuster?

Should Republicans Restore the Judicial Filibuster?

ROGER PILON, CATO INSTITUTE When Republicans take control of the Senate in January, should they revive the judicial filibuster that Democrats instituted in 2003 when George W. Bush was president, but ended last November when Republicans were filibustering Obama nominees? That heads-I-win-tails-you-lose question probably answers itself, but the [...]

Obama’s Revenge

Obama’s Revenge

BY ALAN CARUBA The Democratic Party that supported President Obama’s agenda for the past six years was dramatically rejected in the midterm elections and the message for the new Republican-controlled Senate and House is to aggressively take action on stalled legislation to improve the economy and address other issues that have suffered [...]

Why Vote?

Why Vote?

BY ALAN CARUBA Every election is “the most important” for the simple reason that it has the potential of making our lives better or worse. What makes elections scary is that votes are cast by people who often have paid little attention to the events, issues, policies or the candidates involved. Casting a vote requires knowing something [...]

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