In many states, there are mechanisms in place that enable unelected bureaucrats the power to render a good bill DOA simply by claiming it would cost too much money. These mechanisms in the form of fiscal review committees can often prevent important legislation from passing due to individuals whom the public cannot directly influence.Details
RICHMOND, Dec., 17, 2014 – A bill prefiled in Virginia this week would effectively nullify some Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rules that prevent treatments from being used by terminally ill patients.Details
Last Thursday, White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest scolded Congress for interfering in DC’s initiative 71. An approved initiative which, decriminalized small amounts of marijuana, passed with over 70% support last election.Details
OLYMPIA, Wa., Dec. 16, 2014 – A bill prefiled in the Washington State senate this week would authorize the farming, production, and sale of industrial hemp in the state, effectively nullifying the federal prohibition on the same once put into effect.Details
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., Dec. 16, 2015 – A new bill introduced to the Missouri General Assembly could help put the nail the coffin on any enforcement of federal laws and regulations by the Show-Me State.Details
A new bill introduced into the Virginia General Assembly would authorize the growing and production of industrial hemp within the state within the guidelines, but unfortunately falls short of nullifying any unconstitutional federal laws.Details
We are faced with increasing federal tyranny these days.
Most Americans seem unaware or ambivalent about the federal reach into their lives. Most do not know just how invasive it has become.Details
Local police recently conducted a serious anti-terror training exercise in Massachusetts at the State House in Boston. Armed law enforcement donned their military-style hardware and hit the streets in full force.
But are these measures congruent with a free society?Details