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KDH and the 2020 Election Eligibility Roller-Coaster

“THE DE VATTEL OPTION” by Joseph DeMaio, ©2020 (Sep. 28, 2020) — Every now and then, commenters here at The P&E present an opportunity to revisit the fundamental issues surrounding the “natural born citizen” eligibility question.  Such is the situation at present regarding two commenters addressing this post.  That article, in turn, further draws into […]

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DeMaio Responds to Recent “natural born Citizen” Comments

“THE ONLY PRECEDENT THAT COUNTS” by Joseph DeMaio, ©2020 (Feb. 13, 2020) — [Editor’s Note:  Legal scholar Joseph DeMaio offers the following in response to comments to his February 9, 2020 article, “Is Mayor Pete a Natural Born Citizen?”] The J.J. Thompson comments of 2/12/20 are, respectfully, ill-reasoned and wrong.  Neither the Ankeny case (an […]

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Silhouettes in Courage

by Joseph DeMaio, ©2021 (Feb. 23, 2021) — Yesterday, the U.S. Supreme Court seems to have crept a little closer to becoming the newest member of the Deep State cabal now “governing” the Republic.  Your humble servant has in the past noted that if Benjamin Franklin were alive today, he would be weeping at the […]

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Flynn: “Conclusive Evidence of Foreign Interference in our Elections” Publicly Available, DNI to Issue Report Friday

by Sharon Rondeau (Dec. 13, 2020) — On today’s “Sunday Morning Futures” hosted by Fox Business’s Maria Bartiromo, Lt. Gen. Michael T. Flynn (Ret), who Bartiromo introduced as having “led” the Jericho March on Saturday in Washington, DC supporting President Trump’s re-election efforts, Flynn told Bartiromo that evidence exists to show “foreign interference” in the […]

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Trump Campaign Senior Advisor: Some States to Send “Multiple Slates of Electors” to Cast Votes in Presidential Election

by Sharon Rondeau (Dec. 9, 2020) — Trump 2020 campaign senior advisor Jason Miller told Sean Spicer of Newsmax’s “Spicer & Company” Wednesday evening that when the 50 states’ presidential electors meet to cast their votes for president in what is known as the Electoral College, several states will send “multiple slates of electors.” A […]

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The Faithful Patriot Elector

 by Joseph DeMaio, ©2020                            (Dec. 8, 2020) — INTRODUCTION Let us begin by getting one thing out of the way first.  If you remember nothing else from this post, remember this: against the backdrop of the 2020 election anomalies, irregularities and apparent frauds showing up in battleground states, particularly Georgia, Nevada and Pennsylvania, Joe […]

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Indifference and Insouciance Are Not Acceptable

by Joseph DeMaio, ©2020 (Nov. 18, 2020) — Well, it starts already. The Left – also known as the “Democrat-tech-media-Hollywood-academia-anti-American” cabal – has accelerated its assault on the Electoral College.  In an editorial appearing in the comically-labeled “Democracy Dies in Darkness” Washington Post, the editorial Politbur…, oh…, sorry… my bad…, the editorial board outright calls […]

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Election Malevolence

by Joseph DeMaio, ©2020 (Nov. 6, 2020) — The Founders are furious… I channeled them last night.  They are enraged.  They are apoplectic at the magnitude of fraud being perpetrated by unprincipled and malevolent Democrat election officials on the nation they founded in 1776.  Benjamin Franklin asked: “Who the *%#@& do these jerks think they […]

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Defense Attorney Claims Kamala Harris Both “Citizen” and “natural born Citizen”

by Sharon Rondeau (Nov. 2, 2020) — An attorney representing Democratic vice-presidential candidate Kamala Harris in a lawsuit filed by New York State citizen Robert Laity claimed in a recent filing that Harris is both a “citizen of the United States” and a “natural born Citizen,” as is constitutionally required for the presidency and vice-presidency. […]