Trump supports the Constitution by reducing national monuments

“Some people think that the natural resources of Utah should be controlled by a small handful of very distant bureaucrats located in Washington,” President Donald Trump said, speaking at Utah’s State Capitol, Dec. 3. “And guess what? They’re wrong.” He proceeded to reduce two national monuments in Utah. One, the Grand Staircase-Escalante, was created by […]

‘The Constitution is a shield from the tyranny of the majority’

“The Constitution is a shield from the tyranny of the majority,” U.S. District Federal Judge Roger Benitez said late in June when he blocked one of the most horrific laws yet to damage the 2nd Amendment to the Bill of Rights – even in California dominated by one political party and one political ideology. A California referendum, […]

The constitutionality of escalating war in Afghanistan

Few presidential candidates in the last seven years have campaigned more for pulling out of Afghanistan than President Donald Trump, so his decision to escalate the war in Afghanistan, 16 years after it began, is a shock to many who are tired of the globalist no-win and perpetual warfare, and in part voted for him […]

Constitution absent for woman raped in sanctuary city

The recent brutal rape of a 19-year–old woman in Burien, Washington, a Seattle suburb and a declared sanctuary city, has refocused attention on the constitutionality of a city protecting an illegal immigrant. The Constitution should have protected her. But the issue is complicated by the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program created in 2012 by the […]

Getting back to the Constitution in education

In an executive order issued April 26 President Donald Trump ordered a rollback of what he termed “a federal power grab” in education. Constitutionally, this order is profound and long overdue. The order begins, “By the authority vested in me as president by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, and […]

Ted Cruz’s Barbie Doll Problem

On paper, Ted Cruz should be the hands-down favorite to be the Republican nominee for president. He should be able to unite the party, bring in Reagan Democrats and win this election by a landslide. Cruz satisfies the electorate’s desire for an anti-establishment candidate like no other, having won his Senate seat against his party’s […]

Three New Federal Land Confiscations

In a recent bid said to “support climate resiliency in the region” (code for removing human influence), President Barack Obama by executive decree has removed from general use another 1.8 million acres, this time in California. On Feb. 12, with mostly no establishment media coverage and virtually no anger from Congress for his using their power, […]