Sunday, December 16, 2018
Home Tags Constitution

Tag: Constitution

Protect the Nation: Checking the President and Preventing a Trumpian Civil...

Yesterday, the American people gave the Democrats a mandate to act as a check on this lawless President. Today, the Washington Post reports that this...

Vote for Checks and Balances (My Pre-Election Op/Ed Message to My...

This piece has run this weekend in newspapers in my very red congressional district (VA-06). ************************ Vote for Checks and Balances We can know how America’s founders...

If You’re Closed-Minded, Don’t Read This (first in a series challenging...

This is the first of a three-part series, that will be appearing beginning this weekend, in several newspapers in my very Republican congressional District...

Does the 25th Amendment Apply Here?

The following piece is my weekly op/ed for newspapers in my very red congressional district, VA-06. ***************************** What should be included in the notion of the...

I’d Run Against Roy Moore as “an Enemy of the Constitution”

As everyone presumably now knows, Judge Roy Moore will be the Republican nominee for Senator from the very red state of Alabama. The general...

Isn’t It “Conservative” to Care About American Norms?

Before getting to the present piece, a word about a previous posting, i.e. the latest entry in my series, "A Better Human Story," which...

The Right-Wing Stole the Court — Liberals Shouldn’t Shut Up About...

The Call to Battle: A major crime has been committed in the United States, in plain sight, and the criminals are getting away with it. The...

Trump and the America Spirit: Turning This Lemon Into Lemonade

Preface: I believe strongly that even apparently implacable “realities” can be transformed by creativity at the level of the spirit. Which means that when...

Bob Goodlatte’s Violation of His Oath of Office

This is running in several newspapers in VA-06. **************** In early April, I issued a public challenge to Bob Goodlatte to debate me on the proposition: The...

“Impeach Trump?” A Movement to Shame Republicans Who Protect Trump and...

This week I challenged Bob Goodlatte, the Chair of the House Judiciary Committee. I challenged him on his home turf and, with the help...