Monthly Archives: February 2012

Addition to Blogroll


I have added ladysforest’s blog “my very own point of view” to the site’s blogroll. I’ve found it good reading.

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Roots of the Nation: The Federalist Papers 59 (Ascribed to Alexander Hamilton)


To the People of the State of New York: THE natural order of the subject leads us to consider, in this place, that provision of the Constitution which authorizes the national legislature to regulate, in the last resort, the election … Continue reading

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This Tuesday at the 54th CA AD (formerly the 47th CA AD) Central Committee Meeting


It’s time to sign the Signature-in-Lieu petitions for all those running for elected office as a 54th Assembly District Central Committee member, 37th CA Congressional District Representative, 30th State Senate District and U.S. Senator. The meeting will be this Tuesday, Feb. 14, … Continue reading

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Roots of the Nation: The Federalist Papers 58 (Ascribed to James Madison)


To the People of the State of New York: THE remaining charge against the House of Representatives, which I am to examine, is grounded on a supposition that the number of members will not be augmented from time to time, as the … Continue reading

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Busy Times in Wisconsin


Two items tonight from Professor Jacobson over at Legal Insurrection. First up: Those wacky guys at the Wisconsin Government Accountability Board have finally decided to go after fake signatures on recall petitions – sort of. Not any of the bogus … Continue reading

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Roots of the Nation: The Federalist Papers 57 (Ascribed to Hamilton or Madison)


To the People of the State of New York: THE THIRD charge against the House of Representatives is, that it will be taken from that class of citizens which will have least sympathy with the mass of the people, and be … Continue reading

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Prop. 8 Goes to the Supreme Court


In yet another ruling by everyone’s favorite, scratch-your-head, what-were-they-thinking, circuit court of appeals (the 9th), California’s Proposition 8 was confirmed to be unconstitutional. Big deal. It’s only what I have come to expect from this court. So it’s now on to the United … Continue reading

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Roots of the Nation: The Federalist Papers 56 (Ascribed to Hamilton or Madison)


To the People of the State of New York: THE SECOND charge against the House of Representatives is, that it will be too small to possess a due knowledge of the interests of its constituents. As this objection evidently proceeds from … Continue reading

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Clash in Syria


There has been a major military action going on for the past hour (as I type this around 10:19 PM Pacific Standard Time) in Syria. At the moment, the only word is coming out via twitter. It is occurring at Baba Amr. … Continue reading

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Roots of the Nation: The Federalist Papers 55 (Ascribed to Hamilton or Madison)


To the People of the State of New York: THE number of which the House of Representatives is to consist, forms another and a very interesting point of view, under which this branch of the federal legislature may be contemplated. … Continue reading

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