An important principle of our constitution that set ups our government is that of separation of powers. It is a part of checks and balances. Separation of powers has always been a hot topic especially in the Supreme Court. It keeps our government running smoothly. It helps determine the jurisdiction of each branch of government.… Read More Preventing Dictator Trump: Judicial Review and Separation of Powers
I had a thought the other day about how both political parties tend to call in more government to help solve complex societal problems. It occurred to me that government intervention has become a popular solution to many problems. Bernie Sanders campaign is probably most guilty of trying solve problems with government intervention. However, every… Read More Government Intervention: The problematic solve all solution.
It is fitting that I paired these two topics in this same post. Planned Parenthood and Republican candidate Dr. Ben Carson. Before I start my rant about Dr. Carson, let me just clarify my bias by saying that I hate him probably more than Donald Trump. If you have read any of my other posts… Read More Retired Doctors running for President and Planned Parenthood controversy: Punny?
Rand Paul is a senator from Kentucky and another one of 20 something GOP candidates for the presidency. Rand Paul’s campaign was supposed to be one of the front-running candidates. He was trumped by the Donald Trump steam roller. Rand Paul is best known as the son of Ron Paul who made a few runs… Read More Rand Paul 2016: The Application of Politics.
Bernie Sanders is the most popular Democratic party candidate next to the controversial Hillary Clinton. He has taken approach not much different than current president Obama. When I started hearing about Sanders some months ago, I thought he was just another run of the mill democrat going against the usual conservative GOP narrative. However, it… Read More Bernie Sanders– The New Socialism sweeping America