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Is the Federal Government Shutdown for Real?

r-GOVERNMENT-SHUTDOWN-2011-large570 Have you been wondering if the federal government is really "shutdown"? Does the whole "shutdown" story seem a little suspicious to you? Well, you are not alone. Although you don't hear much about it on television, many people on social media are calling the whole shutdown debate a "smoke and mirrors" game that is designed […]

Americans will soon have standing to destroy Obamacare

ObamacareSupremeCourtRoberts The American people can stop Obamacare. It will take some guts and some risk, but we can shut it down tomorrow. Let me explain. In National Federation of Independent Business et al v. Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services, et al., the Supreme Court ruled the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) penalties […]

The Constitutional Necessity of Defunding Obamacare

DefundObamacare-e1375249862563 In today's Wall St Journal (September 23, 2013), there is an article by Michael Medved,"The Countdown to GOP Self-Destruction," in which the author repeats the familiar wisdom that Republicans risk "self-destruction" if they shut down the government by funding the rest of the government but not Obamacare. He compares it to charging up a hill […]