Rep Sam Johnson does not understand religious liberty, oaths of office, or the Constitution.
Here’s what he did to prove it… Continue reading
January 16, the anniversary of the adoption of a law, written by Thomas Jefferson and guided to adoption by James Madison, separating Church and State in Virginia. The template for the First Amendment protection of religion. Continue reading
About that Louisiana constitution: Art. I, sec. 8 – Freedom of Religion “Section 8. No law shall be enacted respecting an establishment of religion or prohibiting the free exercise thereof.” Sounds a lot like the First Amendment, so why doesn’t … Continue reading
During the 2010 election, Target donated money to a Tom Emmer (R) PAC, which was exposed by Minnesota’s transparency laws. There was a backlash, particularly from their gay employees – who Target has otherwise been good to. It was a … Continue reading
What the Bible says is irrelevant. The marriage laws are not written to support the Bible, “Holy Matrimony”, or “the sanctity of marriage”. They are written to support families. There are thousands of laws defining the rights and responsibilities of … Continue reading
“Nothing is more certain than the indispensable necessity of government, and it is equally undeniable, that whenever and however it is instituted, the people must cede to it some of their natural rights in order to vest it with requisite … Continue reading
“For the nation’s Catholic bishops, the Illinois requirement is a prime example of what they see as an escalating campaign by the government to trample on their religious freedom while expanding the rights of gay people. The idea that religious … Continue reading