Leading House conservatives Mick Mulvaney (SC-5), Steve Scalise (LA-1), and Jim Jordan (OH-4) are rallying conservatives to demand that Speaker of the House John Boehner and House Majority Leader Eric Cantor hold the line on spending. The conservative pushback comes as the details of a deal to fund the government negotiated between Republican House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan and Democratic Senator Patty Murray have begun leak.
At the foundation of every social order is a concept of law and government. For most of the history of our country this foundation was the Bible -- the Word of God -- including both the Old and New Testaments. Thus, the American view of law and government is founded on the Biblical view of law and government. This is explicitly made clear in the Declaration of Independence, which makes reference to the Laws of Nature and of Nature's God and The Supreme Judge of the World.
Dr. James Dobson and his ministry, Family Talk, filed a lawsuit Tuesday in the U. S. District Court in Denver challenging the Obama administration's abortion pill mandate. The lawsuit, brought by Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) and Lewis Roca Rothgerber LLP, asks the court to invalidate the requirement that Family Talk cause its third party administrator to provide abortion-inducing drugs and devices to Family Talk employees.
South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley today announced that South Dakota has joined with 26 other states in an amicus, or friend of the court, brief filed in the U.S. Supreme Court opposing the attempt by the federal government to expand federal law in the prosecution of legal gun owners selling firearms to another person who can legally own firearms.
CitizenLink examines what happens when a judge rules against freedom. This specifically examines the case in Colorado where two homosexuals went to a bakery and wanted a cake to help them counterfeit a marriage. The bakery owner, a Christian, declined because of his religious convictions. Not content to go look for an amoral bakery, the homosexual activists enlisted the power of government to force the Christian bakery owner to participate in their immorality.
"We don't intend to turn the Republican Party over to the traitors in the battle just ended. We will have no more of those candidates who are pledged to the same goals as our opposition and who seek our support. Turning the party over to the so-called moderates wouldn't make any sense at all." - Ronald Reagan, Nov. 10, 1964