Why can't this be achieved at the state levels? Is this not something that is the province of the states, since the federal government is not granted this authority in the Constitution?
"Loyalty only matters when there's a hundred reasons not to be-" Gen. Mattis
The Congress has the power to fund the Army and Navy.
It has no authority to fund any of the socialist nonsense that's corrupted this country since the beginning of the Twentieth Century.
It's very explicit, all you have to do is stop pretending you don't speak english.
Everyone got enchanted with Leviathan in the 20th century, especially Hobbes' idea that words have no meaning.
Who shall ascend the hill of the Lord? And who shall stand in his holy place? He who has clean hands and a pure heart, who does not lift up his soul to what is false, and does not swear deceitfully. Psalm 24
"True law is right reason in agreement with nature . . . Whoever is disobedient is fleeing from himself and denying his human nature [and] will suffer the worst penalties . . ." - Cicero
"He who does not think himself worth saving from poverty and ignorance by his own efforts, will hardly be thought worth the efforts of anybody else." -- Frederick Douglass, Self-Made Men (1872)
"The first object of human association [is] the full improvement of
their condition." --Thomas Jefferson: Virginia Protest, 1825.
"The only orthodox object of the institution of government is to
secure the greatest degree of happiness possible to the general
mass of those associated under it." --Thomas Jefferson to M. van
der Kemp, 1812.
"It will be said that great societies cannot exist without
government." --Thomas Jefferson: Notes on Virginia, 1782.
"This I hope will be the age of experiments in government, and
that their basis will be founded in principles of honesty, not of
mere force." --Thomas Jefferson to John Adams, 1796.
"We exist, and are quoted, as standing proofs that a government,
so modeled as to rest continually on the will of the whole
society, is a practicable government." --Thomas Jefferson to
Richard Rush, 1820.
and this, one of my favorites
"The greatest good we can do our country is to heal its party
divisions and make them one people." --Thomas Jefferson to John
I'm ok right now, so each and every child that dies because government help is not there is on you. You ok with that? Can you and others live with yourselves knowing a child is dying because you took away welfare?
Last edited by TheNextEra; 07-16-09 at 07:01 PM.