RALEIGH, NC., April 16, 2015 – A bill introduced in The Tar Heel State this week would declare all federal gun control to be invalid and take major steps to end their enforcement in practice in North Carolina.Details
Illinois House Votes 114-1: Passes Right to Try Act to Effectively Nullify Some FDA Restrictions on Terminal Patients
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (Apr. 16, 2015) – A bill that would nullify in practice some Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rules that prevent terminally ill patients from accessing treatments unanimously passed the Illinois state House yesterday. The vote was 114-1.Details
Texas Senate Passes ‘Right to Try’ Act to Effectively Nullify Some FDA Restrictions on Terminally-Ill Patients
AUSTIN (Apr. 16, 2015) – A bill that would nullify in practice some Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rules that prevent terminally-ill patients from accessing treatments unanimously passed the Texas state Senate late last week.Details
Oklahoma Legislature Approves Bill to Effectively Nullify Some FDA Regulations, Headed to Governor’s Desk
OKLAHOMA CITY (Apr. 15, 2015) – A bill that would nullify in practice certain Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rules that prevent terminally ill patients from accessing treatments has passed unanimously through the state legislature.Details
TALLAHASSEE, Fla, (Apr. 15, 2015) – A Florida bill that would create a mechanism for the state to evaluate the constitutionality of federal laws and mandates in light of the original meaning of the Constitution passed a Senate committee last week.
The bill would create a framework through which the state could ultimately take action to nullify unwarranted federal actions.Details
Nowadays, it is common to hear mainstream voices proclaiming the many failures of socialism and centralized government. However, marijuana prohibition is rarely mentioned among these failures. That raises a question: what makes this big government policy so different than the others?Details
The following is a letter in support of Texas SB1245, a bill to give legal tender status to gold and silver in the state – sent to members of the Senate Business and Commerce Committee.Details
Texas Senator Ted Cruz made headlines last week when it was revealed that he had raised an eye-popping $31 million in less than a week for his presidential campaign. Kentucky Senator Rand Paul announced that he had already raised $1 million in the first day following the announcement of his candidacy. Bloomberg’s coverage of Cruz’s haul says that the presidential candidates from the two major parties are expected to raise $1.5 billion during this election cycle.Details
PHOENIX (Apr. 14, 2015) – Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has signed a bill into law that creates significant roadblocks for implementation of the Affordable Care Act, leaving the federal program without an enforcement mechanism in the state.Details
On March 31, a hearing was held in Rhode Island for House Bill 5454, introduced by State Rep. Blake Filippi. The bill would prohibit law enforcement from using unmanned drones without a warrant.
The following is a video of testimony in support of the bill from Filippi.Details