Published May 23, 2013
Did Lois Lerner, embattled head of the IRS’s tax-exempt organizations office, waive her Fifth Amendment right against self incrimination in her brief appearance before the House Oversight Committee?
Published May 23, 2013
If you use the standards that federal prosecutors apply to corporations, President Obama would be held legally responsible for any wrongdoing by federal workers—whether he knew what they were doing or not.
Published May 06, 2013
Texas Judge Reed O’Connor concluded last month that the Obama administration’s policy of granting de facto amnesty to some people who entered the country illegally violates federal immigration law.
Published January 08, 2013
Today, with a staff of 800 and a 2012 appropriation of $145 million, the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division is suing universities over the food they do, and do not, serve in student cafeterias.
Published May 21, 2012
Richard Nixon ordered the IRS to conduct tax audits of those on his infamous “Enemies List.” Now, a spate of investigations and leaks coming out of President Obama’s IRS raises concerns that this administration may also be using the power of the nation’s most feared agency to silence its political opponents.
Published March 01, 2012
What exactly are conservative members of Congress doing to combat President Obama’s unconstitutional “non-recess” appointments to the National Labor Relations Board and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau? Not much.
Published December 13, 2011
The U.S. State Department is doing everything it can to encourage local law enforcement officials to check the citizenship status of anyone arrested in this country so that the U.S. can comply with treaty-provided consular access privileges. Meanwhile, the Justice Department is suing to prevent local law enforcement officials from checking the citizenship status of anyone arrested even when they have a “reasonable suspicion” that the individual is in the United States unlawfully. What's going on here?
Published September 07, 2011
Why is the Obama administration ignoring the plight of military voters?
Published March 01, 2011
Here's the truth that's been made more stark by the situation in Wisconsin: an unresolvable conflict of interest exists between being a government employee and a member of a union.
Published January 14, 2011
Born in the USA? Critics claim that anyone born in the United States is automatically a U.S. citizen, even if their parents are here illegally. But that ignores the text and legislative history of the 14th Amendment, which was ratified in 1868 to extend citizenship to freed slaves and their children.