"The president does not have power under the Constitution to unilaterally authorize a military attack in a situation that does not involve stopping an actual or imminent threat to the nation."~ Senator Obama.
This holds as true today as it did when then candidate Obama said it in 2007. The Constitution has not changed since Obama took office, although he would like us to believe that it has. Article 1 section 8 of the constitution gives sole power to declare war to Congress. The…Continue
Added by Leah Parry on March 30, 2011 at 4:00pm — No Comments
RESPONSE REQUESTED BY: 15 April 2011
Attached is a bulletin released from the Arapahoe County Clerk and Recorder today, 25 March 2011. The Clerk is seeking public input on whether Arapahoe County should use polling stations instead of precinct level polling places (reducing expense) for the off-year elections in November 2011. Although this bulletin is from Arapahoe County, other county clerks in Colorado may be considering this option; check with your own clerk's office.
Added by Lisa G Spear on March 25, 2011 at 4:10pm — No Comments
The Douglas County School Board last night took a giant step forward for freedom and free markets in education with their unanimous vote to go forward with the School Choice pilot program.
The Castle Rock meeting was standing room only while citizens presented final pros and cons. Before the vote, the board members presented their own opinions, addressing most objections. As they spoke the room seemed to hush with opposition outcry greatly reduced.
Added by Denise Denny on March 16, 2011 at 2:51pm — No Comments
Here is a quick check on how our legislators are doing in this general assembly. We must always keep a watchful eye on them and they need to know that we are watching.
I have attached a matrix from the Republican Study Committee of Colorado (RSCC). This is an organization that like us focuses on the principles of Fiscal Responsibility, Constitutional Limited Government and Free markets. Their research is very and we support their efforts.
The matrix shows the number of bills…Continue