Constitution

Another View: Obama’s orders go beyond mere numbers

Those of you who’ve read my first columns know that I have been equally critical of extreme policy and ridiculous talking points from both sides. Although I have been willing ...

Reader Input: McClintock should speak to other side

Last Thursday night I went to hear my congressman, Tom McClintock, speak at the local NorCal Tea Party. He was greeted warmly and proceeded with his prepared speech. It was mostly ...

Reader input: Article V supports a convention

In regards to Rev. (Duane L.) Wildie’s objection to a Convention of States (“Say no to a Constitutional Convention,” Reader Input, Jan. 5), tentatively scheduled ...

Reader Input: Freedom is best solution to problems

I have a few inconvenient questions for those who want to take away freedom in order to halt global warming. If it turns out that the Earth is actually cooling, will you be in favo ...

Another View: On the cusp of a crisis, a great question

Last week the House Judiciary Committee raised the overarching question of our generation: Will the American Constitution stand? All the laws passed under that Constitution have ...

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Last week the House Judiciary Committee raised the overarching question of our generation: Will the American Constitution stand? All the laws passed under that Constitution have ...

Reader Input: How do birthers view Ted Cruz?

In a discussion with some friends of mine who were visiting from New York, the name Ted Cruz came up. My friend is a devout Republican and seems to admire Sen. Cruz and what he sta ...

Reader Input: Prepare for loss of our freedoms

I am sick and tired of “low-information” people blaming the tea party for the government shutdown. This is like blaming your dog for your financial stress. You people h ...

Reader Input: Go to jury duty fully informed

In the U.S. justice system, a jury is our chance as citizens to have a final say regarding a law under which a defendant is being charged. We are empowered by the Constitution to ...

Reader Input: Electorate uninformed, leaders corrupt

The current goings-on in Washington are being referred to as scandals; wrongo! When a local married school principal runs off with Miss Mousy, the librarian, that is a scandal. Wha ...