The unseemly legislative conduct (the Founders would have called it â€œcorruptionâ€) leading up to the vote have communicated even to those previously not paying attention that federal politicians are now absolutely, utterly out of control. The majority in Congress has rendered it perfectly clear that there is no constitutional or legal restriction they will not violate.
Thomas Jefferson: “Whensoever the General Government assumes undelegated powers, its acts are unauthoritative, void, and of no force”
The following statement was approved by candidates participating in the closed-door strategy meeting at the Tenth Amendment Summit â€“ February 25, 2010 in Atlanta Georgia
Those who are mystified by the political concept called â€œinterpositionâ€ can find a very compelling tutorial in a vignette from Larry McMurtryâ€™s novel Lonesome Dove.
Jefferson could awaken us again in 2010 and 2012. And it all started up here in woods of New Hampshire with the Free Staters. Never underestimate the power of a handful of rural red necks, duty-bound, born-again to the Constitution and hell-bent on a free vision of starting the world again. â€˜Twas ever thus.
Look in the mirror and ask yourself, honestly, are you ready to restore state sovereignty?
For more details and to get tickets, visit http://summit.tenthamendmentcenter.com
Many leading founders advised us to look to state governments whenever 2 or more branches of the federal government were conspiring against the Constitution and your liberty. We feel that time is now.
A great sheriff will stand on the side of the people who elect him or her, and do that which is necessary to preserve their rights.
In this podcast, Sheriff Richard Mack talks about how the sheriffs in this country are indeed the ultimate law authority in their respective jurisdictions, how the sheriff has the power and responsiblity to defend his citizens against all enemies – foreign and domestic, and more
The ultimate goal of most in the Tenth Amendment movement is to restore constitutional limits to the federal government. Our Constitution â€“ not any peripheral or personal causes â€“ is what we are working for.