Rod Thomson It’s fortunate for conservatives in this country that progressives are incapable of self-restraint when it comes to political opportunism. They cannot simply play the hand they have been dealt, they must massively overplay it as though two pair
Rod Thomson This headline is most certainly not clickbait. The path from this point to dissolution of the Union or actual armed conflict between California authorities and federal authorities is not hard to map. Whether it happens depends largely on
by KrisAnne Hall, JD The power to regulate foreign commerce (Article 1 Section 8 Clause 3) and to “lay and collect Taxes, Duties, Imposts and Excises” ( Article 1 Section 8 Clause 1) is a power specifically reserved to Congress.
Rod Thomson In the wake of the Parkland, Florida school shooting and the wave of well-organized and financed protests using emotionally traumatized students, the Florida Legislature is set to vote on a range of legal responses — including a series
by Rep. Julio Gonzalez, M.D., J.D. The Chamber of the Florida House of Representatives is an austere place. Upon entering, you feel the weight of your constituents urging you to work for the betterment of all Floridians. Despite its loftiness,
by Rep. Julio Gonzalez, M.D., J.D. In an unusual development casting further shadows on the motives and dealings of the Obama Administration, Sen. Chuck Grassley released a partially redacted email written by President Obama’s National Security Advisor Susan Rice, and
Rod Thomson Why is former Vice President Joe Biden campaigning for an unknown Democrat in a single open Florida House seat that means nothing to state governance? And why are gobs of money from Democratic donors around the nation pouring
Rod Thomson Last night’s State of the Union was revelatory — not in the substance of the speech, which was powerful, emotional, energetic and hopeful — but in the stoney responses of Democratic leadership seated in the chamber and in
Rod Thomson For whatever reason — ignorance, socialist-leaning worldview or laziness — basic economics of free market capitalism seems all but impossible for most of the mainstream media to grasp. And that is a shame. It means they fall for
Rod Thomson California’s immigration intransigence and progressive disregard for the rule of law is making the nation’s largest state potentially an actual threat to the American Republic. It’s not about their highest taxes in the nation, or their business-crushing regulations.