Jeff Sessions, a Republican Senator from Alabama says of the Sotomayor appointment, "I don't believe that Judge Sotomayor has the deep-rooted convictions necessary to resist the siren call of judicial activism. She has evoked its mantra too often." Unless these appointees can be held accountable for the perjury they commit during Senatorial hearings, there's no point in having the hearings.
Seems the WH and Pelosi are the only two factions confident about the health care bill, so confident that she may bypass several committees and call for a vote. "When I take this bill to the floor, it will win," she said Sunday. "We will move forward, it will happen."
Homeland Security Revises Immigration Plan, Limits Officers' Power to Arrest Illegals. Opponents said the program, known as 287G, was intended to identify criminal aliens but instead has led to racial profiling; it allowed local police to identify and arrest illegal immigrants for such minor infractions as
a broken tail light. Program supporters said it has been an effective tool for combating illegal immigration. Excuse me, but minor or not, if you have outstanding warrents, or suspended license, a taillight is all they need to stop you.. should I expect to walk away from those crimes? A'int gonna happen. But we want law enforcement to IGNORE illegal alien status? Let's get this all in perspective. Can you imagine going to another country and getting pulled over for anything... and they don't want to also SEE YOUR PASSPORT? This is laughable at best.
So how can we work to take back our country? I would really like to see the States get behind the people's grassroots attempts to take their country back. The state needs to re-assert it's right of soveriegnty as a member of the United States, and protect the people as they start taking back their taxes and their rights. You have to starve the beast.