Conservative Blog & News

Useless Immigration Hotline Set Up by Feds

SODOM & GOMORRAH: The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) fought the federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and won, supposedly. The ACLU claimed that police forces were wrongfully detaining citizens who get caught up in deportation dragnets. The feds have now set up a hotline that people can call, but ...

Mesothelioma Claims Increase as Asbestos Settlements Are Curbed

SODOM & GOMORRAH: The competing sides in the mesothelioma settlement debate are getting it all wrong, and the cancer victims themselves will suffer for it.

Asbestos is a naturally occurring silicate mineral that has historically been exploited for its desirable physical properties. Asbestos first became popular in the late 19th ...

Supermajorities and Democracy

SODOM & GOMORRAH: The supermajority is a concept that defies all logic.

The supermajority is the practice of requiring more than 51% to enact a law, statute, or rule. In modern government, the supermajority requirement is generally reserved for very important decisions: constitutional changes, overturning an executive veto, etc. On ...

Article Five of the United States Constitution

SODOM & GOMORRAH: Did the Founding Fathers ever fully think through Article Five of the US Constitution?

@kalimkassam, poking libertarians and tea partiers a little, suggested that the US Constitution has historically proven to be a blueprint for unlimited government.  The argument has been suggested in dark hallways far from ...