Post Tagged with: "rule of law"

December 17, 2013 08:44

O’ministration Ignores Laws – Who Needs a Congress?

If he can ignore drug and immigration laws can he suspend election laws?

September 11, 2013 05:40

No Longer a Rule of Law, Now Ruled by Lawless

The Rule of Law is necessary for freedom, justice, and equality to prevail, without it we are ruled by a government of men and women who make arbitrary decisions on a whim. When the Rule of Law is not respected, nobody is truly safe from government encroachment, intrusion, and abuse.

October 26, 2012 05:18

Our Imperial President’s Disregard of the Law

There is no excuse for this continuous disregard of legislative authority and the Constitutionally-required separation of powers.

May 2, 2012 07:49

The Triumph of Obama’s Ideology Over Law

With each passing day it becomes more apparent that President Obama has little respect for the intelligence of his ideological opponents. If you don’t agree with him, he assumes it is because you “don’t understand the issue.” In other words, you are ignorant, or misinformed, or both.

March 16, 2012 07:44

The Law – by Frédéric Bastiat

It is impossible to introduce into society a greater change and a greater evil than this: the conversion of the law into an instrument of plunder. – Frédéric Bastiat

March 5, 2012 11:32

If You Can be Dismembered Without Due Process, What’s a Little Detention?

Once you have created categories of people who are subject to arbitrary killing, how difficult is it to create categories of people who are subject to arbitrary arrest? Apparently it is very easy.

November 18, 2011 12:50

Barnhardt Capital closes – says futures and options markets are no longer viable

[T]here was no possible way to continue given the inevitability of the collapse of the global financial markets, the overthrow of our government, and the resulting collapse in the rule of law.

May 10, 2011 06:54

Grasping the Full Costs of the Auto Bailout – its not just dollars

What about the weakening of the rule of law? Doesn’t the diversion of TARP funds by the Bush administration, in circumvention of congress’s wishes and in contravention of the language of the law, represent a cost? How about the property right of preferred bondholders who were forced to take pennies on their investment dollars under the Obama bankruptcy plan? Any costs there? What about U.S. moral authority to dissuade other governments from meddling in their markets or indulging industrial policy?

January 11, 2011 12:28

Obama and Leftist academics are orchestrating an international power play to move outside of our legal systems

John Bolton: They find much greater prospects for success in international forums like the United Nations than in the U.S. Congress. Hence, the role and limits of international law, determining what is legally binding for our international conduct and domestic policy, will be a critical area of debate in the coming years.

July 1, 2010 03:44

Why Obamanomics Has Failed

Uncertainty about future taxes and regulations is enemy No. 1 of economic growth. Almost daily, Mr. Obama uses his rhetorical skill to castigate businessmen who have the audacity to hope for profitable opportunities. No president since Franklin Roosevelt has taken that route. President Roosevelt slowed recovery in 1938-40 until the war by creating uncertainty about his objectives. It was harmful then, and it’s harmful now.