Category Archives: The State of the Nation

Fundamental issues related to where we’ve been and where we’re going.

Loving God, Loving America: Keeping Your Balance in a Freefall World

By Gary Henderson Reprinted from The American Thinker, August 25, 2013 What has happened to our Constitutional republic? Where is the rule of law? What about “the consent of the governed”? The President and Attorney General pick and choose which … Continue reading

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It’s Time for Plan C

By Gary Henderson Reprinted from The Patriot Post, May 17, 2013 When Mrs. Powel asked Benjamin Franklin after the Constitution was drafted, “Well, Doctor, what have we got, a republic or a monarchy?” he famously replied, “A republic, if you … Continue reading

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Freedom! But Hurry …

Freedom. You Can Handle It. But Hurry!  The second edition is out – after the election, the Obamacare ruling, and increasing evidence of where this administration is headed. The nation is arming itself. Why? Anyone who paid attention in history … Continue reading

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Are Treaties the Supreme Law of the Land?

By Gary HendersonReprinted from The Patriot Post, February 13, 2013Let’s listen in on a conversation: – If the Senate approves that U.N. treaty, I’ll lose my gun rights! – Well, no. – If the Senate approves the other U.N. treaty, … Continue reading

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If the Constitution Doesn’t Matter …

Originally published in AmericanThinker.com on February 7, 2013 By Gary Henderson The Congress votes on restricting the size of ammunition magazines, expanding controls over who can buy guns, and limiting the types of guns that citizens can buy, even though … Continue reading

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How Do We Deal with Constitutional Crime?

Have you noticed there is no penalty for violating the Constitution? No penalty for Congress for not obeying their own laws, such as the one requiring a budget be passed each year?  No penalty for an Administration that aggressively works … Continue reading

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The Need for the States to Act

Texas has begun a new legislative session, and in order to reduce the damage that can be done, we only allow them to meet every other year. As they send out notes to their constituents on their priorities, I keep … Continue reading

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