COLUMBUS, OH (Mar. 5, 2015) – A bill introduced in the Buckeye State would draw a line in the sand regarding unconstitutional federal gun control by banning any new firearm registration requirements or firearm bans in the state. Ohio Reps. Wes Retherford and Ron Hood introduced House Bill 35 (HB35) on Tuesday, February 10, 2015. It reads, in part: No law enforcement officer, federal…Details
When it comes to the issue of marriage, some people want to force the entire country to accept legalized gay marriage in every state, while others want to force the entire country to accept only the traditional definition of marriage in every state. And others just want to keep the status quo.
But a bill under consideration in Oklahoma would effectively nullify everyone on all sides of the marriage issue.Details
OLYMPIA, Wa., Mar. 4, 2015 – Today, the Washington State House passed a bill putting strict limitations on the use of drones and other “extra-sensory devices” within the state. The vote was 73-25.Details
In 2006, New Hampshire was the first state in the country to reject compliance with the Republican-backed REAL ID Act, an unconstitutional expansion of federal power over state identification cards. This led to a wave of states doing the same, effectively nullifying the federal act in practice.Details
In Mississippi yesterday, the Senate Judiciary A committee killed HB490 without a recorded or public vote. The bill would have banned the state from participating in Agenda 21 or implementing it, and the House passed it last month 79-36. Inside sources tell us that Republican leadership in the Senate didn’t want the bill to get to the Governor’s desk, so they quietly killed it in Committee before the Senate could even vote on it.
This shouldn’t be news: If you want more liberty, Republicans aren’t your friends. That counts for both federal and state politicians. At best, they’re chess pieces that you can work to push in a direction that they see as popular.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (Mar 4, 2015) A bill filed in Missouri last week would declare federal executive orders null and void and take immediate steps to help render them as such in practice.Details
A bill in the Rhode Island State Legislature would restrict the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (drones) by government officials, ending their use by law enforcement without a warrant.Details
PHOENIX (March 3, 2015) Yesterday, an Arizona House committee voted 5-3 to pass a bill that would help seal the coffin in the Grand Canyon State on unilateral presidential executive orders intended to circumvent Congress’ role as the legislative body.Details
OKLAHOMA CITY (Mar. 3, 2015) – An Oklahoma House committee last week passed a bill that would prohibit the state from helping the federal government implement and/or enforce any federal action that “exceeds the authority of Congress granted in Section 8 of Article I of the Constitution of the United States.”Details
Arizona House Committee Passes Measure to Effectively Nullify Unilateral EPA Rules over Intrastate Waters
PHOENIX, Mar. 2, 2015 – Today, an Arizona state House Committee approved a measure that would require the state to block unilateral EPA agency rules over “nonnavigable intrastate waters or waterways,” an action that would make them nearly impossible to enforce.Details