That’s gotta sting

Today the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously declared several of President Obama’s so-called recess appointments unconstitutional. In doing so, they further defined what it means for the Senate to be in recess. A short three day break is not a recess, they court said it had to be in formal recess for at least ten days. The Senate itself decides when it is recess, and a pro-forma session is still a session. Continue reading

Our God given unalienable rights are given to us all as individuals. They tell us what we may do for ourselves, and they are the embodiment of liberty. The so-called rights that government gives to some of us are parcelled out to select groups as classes. They tell us what one class of people may require another to do for them, and they are the very essence of slavery.