Whether or not you like the new tax bill, the next Congress can change it just as easily.Read more
The vultures are circling after Michael Flynn pled guilty on Friday to lying to the FBI.Read more
Conservative writer Jen Kuznicki spoke with attendees of a Convention of States rally in Michigan earlier this month and recorded their responses to two simple questions: “Why do you think an Article V Convention of States is so important?” and “What made you get involved?”Read more
Staffers who are the targets of unwanted sexual advances on Capitol Hill should not have to endure a lengthy mediation process and pay the legal bills as lawmakers secretly draw on a mysterious slush fund to settle the accusations against them, an advocate for taxpayers argues.Read more
We Got a Vast, Unaccountable, Unconstitutional Agency Because Elizabeth Warren Compared Mortgages to Toasters
Expanding the bureaucratic state is shockingly easy. Elizabeth Warren over at the Washington Free Beacon reports.
Sixteen hundred bureaucrats with the power to charge billions in fines, with a $600 million budget outside of the congressional appropriations process, and all because Elizabeth Warren compared mortgages to toasters.Read more
With its latest missile test, North Korea claimed this morning to have become a legitimate nuclear state.Read more
#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday is a great way to kick off the charitable season.Read more
Mark Meckler, President of Citizens for Self Governance, responds in the video below to Lois Lerner's personal attacks as she tries to stop her testimony about IRS operations from being made public.Read more
Nancy Garcia, then-President of the Nevada County Tea Party in Northern California, wore a white sweater, a red Tea Party shirt, big glasses, and a plastic name tag as she introduced me as the evening’s guest speaker. She was standing in front of homemade signs featuring the Statue of Liberty and inspirational quotes as she introduced me to the mostly-senior crowd. It was 2013 and when Garcia — my mother’s seventy-something year old best friend –invited me to say a few words in a meeting hall at the fairgrounds, I didn’t hesitate.
Federal officials will go to great lengths to hide their luxurious lifestyles from the American people.Read more
Former U.S. Senator Tom Coburn appeared before a congressional committee last year to warn them that if they refused to address wasteful spending and government overreach, the people would force their hand via an Article V Convention of States.Read more
Liberal millionaires group launches attack on 'free enterprise,' 'limited government,' and 'traditional family values'
The DC "elite" are at it again, this time with a blatant attack on the values that have made America great.Read more
John Adams once said, “Gratitude is always in one’s power.” It is a state of mind and a condition of the heart. It is an attitude that can be chosen by anyone, anywhere, regardless of his or her circumstances. As Americans, however, we have more reasons than most to be thankful. This Thanksgiving week, let’s remember some of the ways in which “God shed His grace on” our nation, as the old hymn says.
Congress seems unwilling (or unable) to simplify the tax code. Fortunately, a Convention of States can do it for them, and COS Regional Director Paul Hudson appeared on the Daily Ledger to explain how.Read more
The Environmental Protection Agency is spending $1.2 million on "environmental justice."Read more
One of the most devious ways the federal government abuses its power is by passing laws and regulations that the average American can't understand.Read more
I have the honor of regularly talking to grassroots activists across America: people who volunteer on campaigns, go door to door to talk to voters about their beliefs, and work the phone booths to help encourage political engagement. They aren’t just “likely voters,” they are voters who make a difference in their communities. Recently, I asked them what they thought about Congressional tax reform, and they looked back at me with an empty, blank stare.
Big Media is starting to fear that the American people might actually exercise their constitutional right to an Article V Convention of States!Read more
US reaches large financial settlement with targeted Tea Party groups, but the battle is far from over
Citizens for Self-Governance (CSG), the parent organization of the Convention of States Project, announced last month that the United States entered into a generous financial settlement to pay the claims of each of over 400 groups who were targeted by the IRS for their political beliefs.Read more