Category Archives: 10th amendment

Is Arizona trying to secede from the United States?

The Arizona state legislature is famous for not only introducing goofy bills…but passing them. In the latest example of how far over the edge our legislature is getting SB 1433 was introduced by state senator Russell Pearce and others. This … Continue reading

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Feds sue Arizona on SB 1070

The US  Department of Justice has filed suit against Arizona over SB 1070. The lawsuit  invokes the legal doctrine of “preemption,” which is based on the Constitution’s supremacy clause which says that federal law trumps state laws. The Department of … Continue reading

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What is the “original intent” of the US Constitution?

With the recent US Senate hearings on the confirmation of newly appointed US Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan, there is much discussion about the “original intent” of those who wrote our Constitution. For example, did the guys who wrote our … Continue reading

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What does an “American” believe in?

There are some generally stated ideas about what an American believes in. Do you agree with the following statements? “All men and women are created equal regardless of their race, creed or color.” “Everyone has an equal right to succeed … Continue reading

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