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Sep 11

The U.S. Constitution

PREAMBLE

We the people of the United States, in order to form a more perfect union, establish justice, insure domestic tranquillity, provide for the common defense, promote the general welfare, and secure the blessings of liberty to ourselves and our posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America.

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Apr 11

Obama to Congress: Whatever … I do what I want

Secretary of State Clinton, during a classified congressional briefing, said that the Obama administration would side step any attempt by congress to limit military action in Libya. Continue reading →


30
Mar 11

Gold, Silver Now Legal Tender in Utah

by Alex Newman | The New American | March 30, 2011

With Gov. Gary Herbert’s signature on March 25, the state of Utah became the first in recent times to officially accept gold and silver coins as legal tender at their true value, prompting praise from sound-money advocates warning about the future of the Federal Reserve System and its fiat money. Continue reading →


29
Mar 11

Constitutional Problems with the Libyan War

by Ron Paul | Campaign for Liberty | March 29, 2011

Last week the Obama Administration took the United States to war against Libya without bothering to notify Congress, much less obtain a Constitutionally-mandated declaration of war. In the midst of our severe economic downturn, this misadventure has already cost us hundreds of millions of dollars and we can be sure the final price tag will be several times higher.   Continue reading →


19
Mar 11

Obama wages war on Libya without Congressional approval

President Obama has engaged in waging war on the nation of Libya.  He has done this when Libya has not attacked and does not pose any direct threat to the United States.  He has done so without the explicit approval of Congress.  As a student of constitutional law, surely the president knows this is an impeachable offense.  Even members of his own party are objecting to this action.  As then Senator Barack Obama said in 2007:

The president does not have power under the Constitution to unilaterally authorize a military attack in a situation that does not involve stopping an actual or imminent threat to the nation

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