The Limits of Congressional Oversight

Countless texts throughout the history of our nation, from recordings of the discussions of our Founding Fathers themselves to modern political science textbooks all agree: “The Constitution grants no formal, express authority to oversee or investigate the executive or program administration.” Furthermore, “Oversight is an implied rather than an enumerated power under the U.S. Constitution. […]

THE (REDACTED) MUELLER REPORT VOLUMES I AND II and WHY

Sorry, Congresswoman Pelosi and the rest of Congressional Demoncraps: Redaction is REQUIRED BY LAW, even for Congress. More on that after the link. In the meantime, HERE IS THE REPORT, direct from the Department of Justice itself: Robert Mueller – Report On The Investigation Into Russian Interference In The 2016 Presidential Election – Volume I […]

Why Mueller’s Investigation Should Remain Classified

Senator Schumer made a second plea today to have Mueller’s report made public. Senator McConnell blocked it. You can find a detailed description of the exchange in CNN’s article. I’m glad Senator McConnell blocked it. That’s as it should be. His comments, however, indicate the special counsel and the Justice Department will be releasing significant […]

Revamping the White House Press Corps

I recently read on Fox News that CNN is suing the White House: CNN files lawsuit against Trump Administration to restore Jim Acosta’s White House credential According to the terms of agreement which Acosta and CNN signed, access to the White House Press Corps is given SUBJECT TO GOOD BEHAVIOR. There’s actually quite a few […]

On Nationalism vs Globalism

This is in response to Matt Bai’s article, “You can oppose Trump’s nationalism.  But don’t sneer at it.” There’s absolutely NOTHING wrong with nationalism, Matt Bai.  Absolutely NOTHING at all. Virginia, Delaware, and Georgia are to the United States of America as Ireland, Scotland, Wales, and England are to the United Kingdom and Bremen, Hamburg, […]

Replace the Electoral College with Popular Plus Half County

If the Dems writhe in agony over the Electoral College, just wait until they get a load of what I just proposed to my Congressional Representative for consideration by our predominantly Republican Congress!   Instead of an electoral college, I propose we shift to a mix of the popular vote combined with county representation, with […]