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S.E.M., Vol. 1, No. 7
Federalist 69 - by Alexander Hamilton. 1. What are the chief characters in regards to the President as outlined in the proposed Constitution? 2. Why does Hamilton believe the term of office for a President should be longer than three years? 3. What was the term of office for the king of England and what, in your opinion, is the potential for abuse in such a term? Would the term of office of the king of England present any advantages - in the Founders experience and in your opinion - over over the new American system? Read all of the questions and post your response at our new resource Self-Educated Man

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IRS Created “Special Project Team” to Hide Info from Congress

IRS Created “Special Project Team” to Hide Info from Congress

JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ New testimony reveals that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) used “hundreds of attorneys” to hide critical information from Congress’s investigation of the IRS targeting of conservatives. According to new congressional bombshell testimony today, the IRS set up a previously unknown “special project team” comprised [...]

House of Representatives Stands Up for Life. Now It’s the Senate’s Turn.

House of Representatives Stands Up for Life. Now It’s the Senate’s Turn.

JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ Today, two years after abortionist Kermit Gosnell was convicted of murdering babies born alive after botched abortions, the House of Representatives voted 242-184 to pass the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act. Thank you for making this happen. You gave voice to the voiceless. You stood up for vulnerable unborn [...]

Fighting Obama’s Executive Overreach on Behalf of Congress

Fighting Obama’s Executive Overreach on Behalf of Congress

Jay Sekulow, ACLJ The Obama Administration continues to do whatever it takes to defend the indefensible. First, President Obama failed to persuade Congress of his legislative ideals on immigration. Then he thwarted the Constitution and unilaterally “change the law.” That’s why today, the ACLJ filed a critical amicus brief representing [...]

ISIS Massacres Christians, Expands into Libya

ISIS Massacres Christians, Expands into Libya

JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ “You will not have safety even in your dreams, until you accept Islam,” declares a masked figure, speaking English with an American accent and pointing a revolver toward the camera. “To the nation of the cross: We are back again.” As reported in The New York Times, the latest ISIS video shows the massacre of dozens of [...]

Report: How You Are Making a Major Impact in 2015

Report: How You Are Making a Major Impact in 2015

JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ In just the last few weeks and months, we’ve secured some major victories for faith and freedom.  Your continued support makes this possible.  By signing petitions, joining letters, and adding your name to briefs, you are defending the Constitution, protecting lives, and fighting for the persecuted. Here are just a [...]

IRS Bureaucracy Continues to Target Conservatives’ Constitutional Freedoms

IRS Bureaucracy Continues to Target Conservatives’ Constitutional Freedoms

JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ The new IRS commissioner brought in to clean up the corrupt bureaucracy responsible for targeting grassroots conservative groups and infringing upon ordinary Americans’ constitutional freedoms admits that the targeting has not stopped. Commissioner John Koskinen, testifying before the House Appropriations subcommittee [...]

Netanyahu Sends Powerful Message to Congress, But Where’s Obama?

Netanyahu Sends Powerful Message to Congress, But Where’s Obama?

JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ Today Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivered a powerful message to Congress. It was a much needed warning about the dangers of a nuclear Iran. Prime Minister Netanyahu understands first-hand the dangers posed by a nuclear Iran – the very lives of the Jewish people and the future of the nation of Israel [...]

President Obama Tries to Block Immigration Ruling

President Obama Tries to Block Immigration Ruling

JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ President Obama has just asked a federal court to issue an emergency stay of last week’s ruling halting his unconstitutional Executive action on immigration. Last week a federal court found that the Obama Administration “is not just rewriting the laws, he is creating them from scratch.” The court issued a [...]

Purple Hearts to Fort Hood Victims

Purple Hearts to Fort Hood Victims

JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ At last, a victory for common sense and fairness. According to Fox News, next week the Army will announce that the victims of Nidal Hasan’s Fort Hood terrorist attack will receive purple hearts. Previously, the Obama Administration had labeled Hasan’s attack an act of “workplace violence,” despite undisputed [...]

House Oversight Report Confirms IRS “Bias,” Targeting “Icky” Conservative Groups

House Oversight Report Confirms IRS “Bias,” Targeting “Icky” Conservative Groups

JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has released a scathing interim report detailing extreme political “bias” throughout the ranks of the IRS that led to it targeting conservative groups in response to the anti-conservative group rhetoric “being openly and loudly espoused by the President of the United [...]

Testifying: Pres. Obama’s Executive Action Unconstitutional

Testifying: Pres. Obama’s Executive Action Unconstitutional

JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ Yesterday, I was invited to testify before the House Judiciary Committee about the unconstitutionality of President Obama’s executive action on immigration. As I told Congress, determining whether President Obama had the authority to do what he did – to grant deferred action and work permits to an entirely new class of [...]

Meriam Ibrahim Re-Arrested in Sudan

Meriam Ibrahim Re-Arrested in Sudan

Jay Sekulow, ACLJ In a deeply disturbing development, Meriam Ibrahim, the Sudanese woman sentenced to death for her Christian faith, was arrested at the airport with her American husband and American children just as she was preparing to leave Sudan. Here are the details, from NBC News: Meriam Ibrahim, 27, was "very happy" after an appeals [...]

A Sudanese Christian Is Sentenced to Death, and the ACLJ Mobilizes to Help

A Sudanese Christian Is Sentenced to Death, and the ACLJ Mobilizes to Help

JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ In Sudan, a judge has sentenced a pregnant Christian woman, Meriam Ibrahim, to death. Her only crime is her Christian faith. According to news reports, her mother raised her Christian, but her father (who abandoned the family) was Muslim. Her father’s faith was imputed to his daughter, so in the eyes of Sudan, she was [...]

Will Congress Mark IRS Targeting Anniversary With Contempt Vote?

Will Congress Mark IRS Targeting Anniversary With Contempt Vote?

JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ On May 10, 2013, former top IRS official Lois Lerner appeared before a gathering of the American Bar Association. Responding to a question that she had planted in the audience, Lerner apologized for what she acknowledged was “inappropriate” targeting of conservative political groups during the 2012 election. Lerner said [...]

Lois Lerner Recalled to Testify About IRS Targeting Scandal

Lois Lerner Recalled to Testify About IRS Targeting Scandal

JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ In an important development, congressional investigators have announced that they will recall former top IRS official Lois Lerner to testify about the targeting scandal. Rep. Darrell Issa, Chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, sent a letter to Lerner’s attorney requesting she appear before the [...]

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