Abraham Baldwin was born in Guilford, Connecticut. He was the second son of a blacksmith who fathered 12 children by two wives. His humble beginnings served him well in his future endeavors since he would be able to relate to the rougher frontiersman, as well as the academic elite.…Continue
The air is crisp and changes in the weather are welcome. It’s been a hot summer with the weather and with politics so we are enjoying the real climate change that comes with the seasons.
This is my favorite time of year. For those up north, they watch the leaves change to golden hues of orange and yellows. For those of us in the south, we watch the grass stop growing (no more…Continue
The Fifth Amendment to the Constitution states in part that no person shall "be deprived of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law..." Article I Sec. 8 of the Constitution, listing the enumerated powers of the government states, states that Congress has the power to declare war and issue letter of Marque and Reprisal. These are the only to provisions of the Constitution under which Congress could grant the authority to the President to authorize killing of enemy combatants.…Continue
Pierce Butler - soldier, statesman, businessman and father.
Pierce Butler was born in Ireland in July 11, 1744 and came to America as a teenage British Army office at age 14. He had two older brothers and one younger.
At 28, in 1772 he had…Continue
The liberals are after Judge Thomas again. Heavens they truly hate anyone who is a strict constitutionalist and would dearly love to tip the balance of the courts before Obamacare comes through.............and in fact, I suspect that is what this is all about anyway. Note the last paragraph says "willfully"..................not a chance he ever did anything illegal willfully. It isn't in the man.
First Posted: 9/29/11 06:12 PM ET Updated:…Continue
The worm has turned and all the excuses are of no value any longer. Even democrats are on to Obama now!
Most American voters blame bad leadership for the condition of the economy, and think Democrats and Republicans alike have hurt more than helped…Continue
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