Of Presidential Eligibility, Doubling Down and Linguistic Torts, Part 3

“DICTA…PURE AND SIMPLE” by Joseph DeMaio, ©2012 (Feb. 24, 2012) — [Editor’s Note:  This scholarly essay is Part 3 of 4 by Joseph DeMaio discussing how the CRS memos, authored by Jack Maskell of the Congressional Research Service, and in particular, the third memo (CRSR) obscure information from the reader indicating that jus soli, or […]

Of Tricks, Schemes and Devices

“THE SILENCE IS DEAFENING” by Joseph DeMaio, ©2011 (Jul. 4, 2011) — Editor’s Note: For background information on the Congressional Research Memos, please see Mr. DeMaio’s previous essays here, here and here. Introduction Following up once again on the continuing saga of Barack Obama’s eligibility problem – perhaps better described as a continuing and unresolved […]

Without Partisan Bias

INTRODUCTION AND BACKGROUND by Joseph DeMaio, ©2011 (Jun. 27, 2011) — In the first series of The Post & Email essays addressing the issue of the role of the Congressional Research Service (“CRS”) and its examination of whether the individual now occupying the residence at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D.C. is, in fact, even constitutionally […]