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Grunt Style 90 Second Civics- 10th Amendment

Grunt Style 90 Second Civics- 10th Amendment

Greg Albaugh- Citizens Journal  As stated by the National Archives, The Bill of Rights is the first 10 Amendments to the Constitution. It spells out Americans’ rights in relation to their government. It guarantees civil rights and liberties to the individual—like freedom of speech, press, and religion. It sets rules for due process of law […]

Grunt Style 90 Second Civics- 3rd Amendment

Grunt Style 90 Second Civics- 3rd Amendment

Greg Albaugh- Citizens Journal  As stated by the National Archives, The Bill of Rights is the first 10 Amendments to the Constitution. It spells out Americans’ rights in relation to their government. It guarantees civil rights and liberties to the individual—like freedom of speech, press, and religion. It sets rules for due process of law […]

Commentary | A Convention of States Wouldn’t Fix the US Constitution

Commentary | A Convention of States Wouldn’t Fix the US Constitution

Column by Thomas L. Knapp The Convention of States Project seeks, as its name reflects, a convention of states as provided for in Article V of the US Constitution. Such a convention, CPS claims, would “only allow” discussion of amendments that “limit the power and jurisdiction of the federal government, impose fiscal restraints, and place […]

Quorum Call: Don’t Expect the Constitution to Stop Pelosi’s House Hijinks

Quorum Call: Don’t Expect the Constitution to Stop Pelosi’s House Hijinks

    By Thomas L. Knapp In mid-May, the US House of Representatives passed a resolution authorizing remote voting by proxy. Per the resolution, one congressperson may vote on behalf of up to ten others. In theory,  as few as 40 of the House’s 435 members could show up in Washington for the House to […]

Constitution Week, Ventura County, and YOU!

Constitution Week, Ventura County, and YOU!

By Deborah Baber Savalla Saturday September 23, 2017 marks the official end of Constitution Week 2017 celebrations, proclamations, and recognition. This year is the 230th birthday of our United States Constitution, ready for ratification on September 17, 1787. It is never too late to celebrate our vaunted, law-giving, life-affirming document in Ventura County though. On Monday, […]