When "Free Speech" By Special Interests Tramples On The Rights Of Citizens

Opinion | John Pudner
Megaphone

Money spent by shady third-party groups for political attack ads should be limited.

Supporting And Defending the Constitution

Opinion | Scott Weiser
U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Judge Neil Gorsuch takes the judicial oath as President Donald Trump looks on during a ceremony in the Rose Garden at the White House April 10, 2017 in Washington, D.C. Earlier in the day Gorsuch, 49, was sworn in as the 113th Associate Justice in a private ceremony at the Supreme Court. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Nobody is more capable of protecting the republic than Neil Gorsuch.

Scalia Probably Favored An Amendment Convention -- But Does It Matter?

Opinion | Robert Natelson
US Supreme Court Justice Scalia sits in the audience at a National Italian American Foundation event in Washington

There is no reason to believe that Scalia was an expert in Article V.

The "Living Constitution" Is Dying: Long Live The Constitution

Opinion | Timothy Head
President Donald Trump watches as Justice Anthony Kennedy administers the oath of office to Neil Gorsuch as an associate justice of the US Supreme Court in the Rose Garden of the White House on April 10, 2017 in Washington, D.C. (Photo credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

If the Constitution’s meaning changes with fashion, it is meaningless.

Abandoning Originalism Is How We Got "Separate But Equal" In The First Place

Opinion | Frank Scaturro

The belief that the Constitution should change with the times enabled the injustice sanctioned by Plessy in the first place.

Stop The Bickering On Gorsuch

Opinion | Michael McGrady
Judge Neil Gorsuch (L) shakes hands with U.S. President Donald Trump as Gorsuch's wife Louise (R) applauds after President Trump nominated Gorsuch to be an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court at the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., January 31, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

He is a proven steward of constitutional rights and an upholder of the law.

The State Of The First Amendment

Opinion | Michael McGrady
Free speech

Civil liberties and civil rights should complement each other, not conflict.

If Republicans Care About The Constitution, They Will Preserve The Senate's Role

Opinion | Michael Hammond
Democrats boycott meeting on Mnuchin nomination on Capitol Hill in Washington

If the Senate destroys its rules, the country could go the way of California.

Statistics: The Achilles Heel Of Arguments To Eliminate The Electoral College

Opinion | Jonathan Gilliam
Voters cast their votes during the U.S. presidential election in Elyria, Ohio, U.S. November 8, 2016. REUTERS/Aaron Josefczyk/File Photo

Liberals fail to take into account the the reasons behind the institution’s existence.

Thoughts Pertaining To The Present "Transition"

Opinion | Alan Keyes
(Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Americans should deeply ponder the possibility that its true character has not changed.

Paul Ryan Says Trump Will Restore Constitution, Separation Of Powers

Politics | Kevin Daley
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks after being renominated to be House Speaker by the House Republican caucus on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., November 15, 2016. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Trump has expressed skepticism about key constitutional provisions

Court Rules To Keep 'In God We Trust' On Currency

US | Kevin Daley
A money counter counts 100 U.S dollar banknotes in Kiev, Ukraine, October 31, 2016. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

This wasn’t a hard question

Trump's Supreme Court Nominee Should Meet Two Criteria

Opinion | Bruce Ashford
FILE PHOTO -- A couple sit in front of the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, U.S. on May 16, 2016. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

We must say “no constitutional adjudication without responsible interpretation.”

There Is A Word For The Presidency's Level Of Power

Opinion | Paul H. Yarbrough
President Barack Obama speaks during an event to host the Cleveland Cavaliers on the South Lawn event November 10, 2016 at the White House in Washington, DC. President Obama hosted the Cavaliers to honor their 2016 NBA championship. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Donald Trump will overstep his Constitutional boundaries like so many presidents before.

A Non-Partisan Solution To The Bi-Partisan D.C. Problem

Opinion | Rita Dunaway

An convention of the states to amend the Constitution can clean up Washington.

Best We Heed Lincoln's Warning

Opinion | Jeff Utsch
Detail of the Lincoln Memorial statue in Washington D.C. - Photo by Kevin Burkett on Flickr

If we do not, we are indeed on a path to collective political suicide

Rethinking #NeverTrump: How A Trump Presidency Could Result In Limited Executive Power

Opinion | Jerry Rogers and Andrew Langer
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump attends a campaign event in Hershey, Pennsylvania, U.S. November 4, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

One has to recognize that this would be done in spite of the president — most likely without his support.

Obama Is Granting Clemency Left And Right On His Way Out

Politics | Kevin Daley
President Obama greets inmates during a visit to El Reno Federal Correctional Institution in El Reno, Okla., July 16, 2015. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

Springs nearly 1,000 drug offenders in waning days of administration

If Ben Franklin Could Vote

Opinion | Ken Blackwell

We must fight to keep our republic.

The Schizophrenia Of Term Limits

Opinion | John Harrington

Voters need to learn to vote bad politicians out of office.