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Reuters: ISIS Claims Responsibility for Ohio State University Attack by Somali Student

SCOTUS Preview: Obamacare’s Subsidies at Risk, Same-Sex Marriage Ban Upheld

Back in July, I had reported on Halbig v. Burwell — a case at the DC Circuit Court that challenged the use of Obamacare’s subsidies outside of State-based healthcare exchanges. Now, the Supreme Court has decided they’re going to take on the case. At the end of the day, if the Supremes decide that only State-based […]

Healthcare Update: TX May Opt Out of ObamaCare; Rep. Intros Bill to Privatize Medicare

Via the LibertarianRepublican blog, Texas GOP Governor Rick Perry was interviewed by Fox News concerning his views on State’s rights and healthcare, especially if the feds were to actually pass a bill with a public option in it (though, according to, it appears that the Democrats are having an awfully hard time keeping their […]

States’ Rights Update: PA on Nullifying Federal Gun Laws; OH Senate Affirms 10th; More News

Back on November 17, Michael Boldin at the reported that the great Commonwealth of Pennsylvania became one of the latest States to formally introduce legislation potentially nullifying federal gun laws through their own Firearms Freedom Act: Pennsylvania State Representative Sam Rohrer has introduced the “Firearms Freedom Act” (HB1988) for consideration in the state legislature. […]

States’ Rights Update: OK Declares Sovereignty!; LA, OH, SC, TN; In the Media

Oklahoma Just in from The Oklahoma State Senate has passed Charles Key’s House Concurrent Resolution 1028 (HCR1028) today. Introduced on April 29, 2009, HCR1028 is “A Concurrent Resolution claiming sovereignty under the Tenth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States over certain powers; serving notice to the federal government to cease and desist […]

States’ Rights Update: Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee; Montana Commentary; Abolish State Government?

Ohio TheOhioRepublic blog is reporting: Senators Keith Faber (R-Celina) and Timothy Grendell (R-Chesterland) will introduce a State sovereignty resolution Wednesday. While modeled on Oklahoma’s, it contains language that has never appeared in another State. One of the most interesting paragraphs effectively addresses the media assertion that the resolution is “secessionist”: “… We believe in the […]

OH State Reps Introduce “Cease and Desist” State Sovereignty Resolution

Via and TheOhioRepublic, Ohio State Representatives Jarrod Martin and Kris Jordan have introduced HCR11: To claim sovereignty over certain powers pursuant to the Tenth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States of America, to serve notice to the federal government to cease and desist certain mandates, and to insist that certain federal legislation […]

OH Blogger Working to Get State Sovereignty Resolution Introduced

Another concerned citizen — this time the blogger at OhioRepublic — is working “behind the scenes” to gin up support in the great State of Ohio: Legislators in at least nine States have had it with Federal meddling! They have therefore introduced resolutions asserting the sovereignty of their States in the current session, which began […]

OH State Rep Offers Joint Resolution Asking Electoral College to Confirm Citizenship reports today: Published:Thursday, December 11, 2008 COLUMBUS — A state lawmaker is urging Electoral College members to confirm the president-elect’s citizenship before casting their ballots next week. Rep. Diana Fessler, a Republican from west-central Ohio, offered a joint resolution Thursday, during the House’s nonvoting session, calling on electors “to exercise due diligence to ensure […]