The Rule of Law

“Earned the right to be citizens” – REALLY? Defined “earned”?

by Skip January 25, 2014

Emphasis mine from CNSNews: Speaking at the United States Conference of Mayors on Friday, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said the approximately 11 million people who are in the country illegally have “earned the right to be citizens.”…Johnson, who had earlier served as general counsel for the Department of Defense under Obama from 2009 to […]

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Notable Quote – Mona Charon

by Skip December 30, 2013

This isn’t just a problem with Obamacare. It’s a dangerous new level of government by decree. Adhering to the rule of law isn’t just a tradition — it is the essence of American liberty and success. Nations without it (look at Egypt, Venezuela or Russia) have difficulty achieving stability and prosperity even though they are […]

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Obama can’t even tell the truth on his Government Motors bailout?

by Skip December 9, 2013

Once again, we see that Obama just makes stuff up – and says what is necessary to fit the political occasion of the moment: “When I took office, the American auto industry – the heartbeat of American manufacturing – was on the verge of collapse,” said Obama. “As president, I refused to let that happen. […]

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Notable Quote – Mario Loyola

by Skip July 9, 2013

On the Obama Administration continuously doing what they want instead of doing what they should be doing Constitutionally: faithfully executing the Law (emphasis mine): Well, if you combine pervasive regulation of everything with the arbitrary power to suspend whatever law you like, what you get at the end of the day is arbitrary power to […]

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Obamacare Premise (or promise?): “we’ll eliminate the fraud that insurance companies allow”

by Skip July 9, 2013

Remember that argument?  That Government spends far less on administrative costs, 2-3%,  so that ALONE is a good thing (with the implied meaning that the Government can do as well as private insurance (who were around 20-25%).  What they didn’t ever want to talk about was the fraud in the Government’s Medicare / Medicaid system […]

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Notable Quote – B.W. Hughes, Jr

by Skip January 14, 2013

On The Rule of Law: So few young people today understand that the rule of law is the precondition of an ordered society in which free men and women act in liberty. It is no overstatement to say that, without the rule of law, we cannot have liberty, and that this is a truth, not […]

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