Scalia- “government support for religion is not only justified by the Constitution but has throughout most of our history been the unspoken norm.”

Scalia- “government support for religion is not only justified by the Constitution but has throughout most of our history been the unspoken norm.”

Why I Like Antonin Scalia (Part 1 of 678) By Roger Kimball Via PJ Media “Thank God for Justice Scalia.” I’ve often found myself muttering that exhortation in recent years. I repeated it last June, for example, when reading Scalia’s masterly dissent to Obergefell, et al. v. Hodges, Director, Ohio Department of Health, et al., the Supreme Court ukase that took the definition of what counts as marriage away from the states and delivered into the hands of one man, Justice Anthony Kennedy, the Madame Blavatsky of the Bench. Kennedy looked into his crystal ball and determined that … [Read more...]

Convention of States -No, the Necessary and Proper Clause Does NOT Empower Congress to Control an Amendments Convention

Convention of States -No, the Necessary and Proper Clause Does NOT Empower Congress to Control an Amendments Convention

A great post by one of the leading Article V convention experts No, the Necessary and Proper Clause Does NOT Empower Congress to Control an Amendments Convention by Professor Rob Natelson- Via i2i.org- Independence Institute - A few days ago I heard a presentation by a spokesman for a group that claims to defend the Constitution and revere the Founders. Yet the spokesman trashed the Constitution’s framers for allegedly exceeding their authority and claimed they added a provision that largely rendered another provision useless. In other words, the spokesman charged the framers with being … [Read more...]