The Missouri House passed legislation Wednesday that would make it a felony for U.S. authorities to enforce federal firearm laws in Missouri, despite concerns that the measure likely is unconstitutional.
“The Senate decides when the Senate is in session – not President Obama,” Blunt said in a statement.
As President Obama continues to push gun control proposals in Washington D.C., a Johnson County sheriff is asking fellow law enforcers to sign and send this letter to the president.
“It is simply legislation to protect the basic Second Amendment rights given to Missouri citizens in the Constitution to keep and bear arms in their homes.”
The Supreme Court justices are back in Washington, D.C., and after the stunt Chief Justice John Roberts pulled three months ago with the Obamacare ruling, I would prefer it was Diana Ross, Florence Ballard, and Mary Wilson coming into town instead.
The measure on the statewide ballot says people have the right to pray in public or private, and it gives a specific imprimatur for prayer before government meetings.
President Obama won big this week with the Supreme Court decisions on Obamacare and immigration. While Mitt Romney and the Tea Party couldn’t have had a worse week.
The bill says that state laws must protect the free speech of organizations that counsel women to carry their babies to term.
Do Girl Scouts have a constitutional right to sell cookies on their front lawn?
Advocates are saying this could be the year the measure passes.