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Over the last few weeks, and more widely publicized with the win of Ayn Rand Paul, a new meme seems to have taken hold in the Tea Party establishment: Repeal the 17th Amendment! 6 ...
by weatherdude
Comment Count 284 comments on Fri May 21, 2010 at 05:01 AM PDT with 285 Recommends
Do we have a Democracy fetish? Conservative blogger ...
by The Book Bear
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu May 06, 2010 at 10:57 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
Calls for repeal has been floating around for a while, and, is another Libertarian concept- I saw Ron Paul supporters with signs advocating repeal at that teabag rally I attended last year. The ...
by theRoaringGirl
Comment Count 54 comments on Thu Mar 25, 2010 at 08:44 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Sometimes I'll just wander aimlessly around the internet and see what I can find. Here are several interesting (or weird or funny) things I've discovered lately, most of them with a political slant.
by Dbug
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Jan 21, 2010 at 08:54 PM PST with 0 Recommends
Much ado is being made of Fred Barnes' article claiming that if Coakley loses, Senator Kirk, the ...
by thefourthbranch
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Jan 18, 2010 at 11:55 PM PST with 5 Recommends
The Massachusetts Legislature is currently considering HB 4246 , which would provide a new section (f) ...
by Adam B
Comment Count 117 comments on Thu Sep 17, 2009 at 12:50 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
Democratic ideals are not always convenient to uphold. In times of crisis or tragedy, and when the business of governing is swirling with debate and possibilities, it is understandable that there ...
by FairVoteCVD
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Aug 25, 2009 at 07:43 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
In July 2004, optimistic about John Kerry's chances of being elected President but fearful of how Gov. Mitt Romney would fill the ensuing Senate vacancy,
by Adam B
Comment Count 176 comments on Thu Aug 20, 2009 at 08:12 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
The call for direct elections to fill US Senate vacancies is getting louder and louder following the announcement of Sen. Mel Martinez's coming resignation. Florida governor Charlie Crist will ...
by FairVoteCVD
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Aug 19, 2009 at 11:19 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
In a speech given at the Conservative Political Action Conference, Representative Ron Paul called for repealing the 16th and 17th Amendments ...
by c had
Comment Count 61 comments on Sun Mar 01, 2009 at 02:21 PM PST with 7 Recommends
[http://www.sos.nh.gov/rsa661.htm New Hampshire law] says yes: 661:5 United States Senator. If a vacancy occurs in the office of United States senator, the governor ...
by Elwood Dowd
Comment Count 32 comments on Fri Jan 30, 2009 at 09:53 AM PST with 8 Recommends
[Excerpted from "Dissenting Justice," which I author.] Darren Hutchinson,
by DLH2008
Comment Count 95 comments on Mon Jan 05, 2009 at 09:55 AM PST with 12 Recommends