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Between the Boston bombing and the ricin laced letters sent to members of Congress and the White House, it might be easy to miss a bill moving forward in the U.S. Senate. One that would mean every product you buy online will more expensive. Senators say this bill is about “fairness”, but is it?
Attorney General Eric Holder and his Department of Justice have asked
a federal court to indefinitely delay a lawsuit brought by watchdog group Judicial Watch. The lawsuit seeks the enforcement of open records requests relating to Operation Fast and Furious, as required by law.
Judicial Watch had filed, on June 22, 2012, a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request seeking all documents relating to Operation Fast and Furious and “specifically [a]ll records subject to the claim of executive privilege invoked by President Barack Obama on or about June 20, 2012.”
Two-out-of-three Americans recognize that their constitutional right to own a gun was intended to ensure their freedom. The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 65% of American Adults think the purpose of the Second Amendment is to make sure that people are able to protect themselves from tyranny. Only 17% disagree, while another 18% are not sure. (To see survey question wording,click here .) Not surprisingly, 72% of those with a gun in their family regard the Second Amendment as a protection against tyranny.
Lawmakers and gun advocates are sounding off on President Obama's 23 executive actions involving gun violence, as well as the dozen or so actions that he has called on Congress to approve.
Obama is taking 23 separate actions on his own, using his presidential powers, but says it is up to Congress to "make a real and lasting difference" by imposing new gun restrictions.
The Obama administration puzzled many observers by leaving its campaign infrastructure largely in place in the aftermath of President Obama’s re-election win. Now we know why. According to Stephanie Cutter, President Obama’s former deputy campaign manager on Ed Schultz’s MSNBC program:
President Obama's network across this country, grassroots individuals, who organize, volunteered with their time to get the president reelected are much more powerful than the NRA lobby.
UPDATE: Since I posted this article, the Commerical Appeal has pulled it in lieu of anther article, so the link won't take you to this article anymore. But it was there. I did get a video of him saying some of this I uploaded to YouTube.
You've got to be kidding...this is our Governor in Tennessee. Somebody educate this man, please, we passed the Tennessee Firearms Freedom Act, the Tennessee Healthcare Freedom Act (nullifying Obamacare) and now he questions a nullification law on unConstitutional executive orders?