Constituent to Congressman’s Aide: Why Does Congress Give Obama More Power Than He Already Has Usurped?

“THERE’S SOMETHING WRONG, AND WE ALL KNOW IT” August 5, 2011 Dear Editor: The following email was received from Rep. Tom McClintock on August 1, 2011: Dear Friend: This evening, the House voted on the Budget Control Act of 2011, which, pending Senate action, will increase the statutory debt limit.  Please find a short note […]

Does the U.S. Constitution Allow for a “Super Congress?”

SHOULD WE? by Sharon Rondeau (Aug. 5, 2011) — The national media is reporting on the planned creation of a new “Super Congress” or “super committee” but is not questioning its constitutionality.  The idea of a “new legislative body” emerged from debate on raising the debt ceiling so that the federal government could avoid a […]