Do state's have the power to remove U.S. Senators for not representing their state's legislature?
If they do, the US senators from my state should have been removed after the 2008 presidential campaign. The voters of this state clearly supported Clinton, but our senators ignored their constituents and endorsed Obumma. Yet another reason I am happy to NOT be a dem in a dem controlled state!
by GA Anderson 3 years ago
MyEsoteric posed the question that prompted this thread, and Wilderness gave the response that sired it.In a thread about state governors that declined Obamacare's Expanded Medicaid program, MyEsoteric asked the question; "What do you think are a state's responsibilities to it citizens?I tried...
by uszealot 8 years ago
Take the Hill!"Evil is impotent and has no power but that which we let it extort from us," ---John Galt (Ayn Rand's Atlas Shrugged)The evil here is the self-serving career politicians on Capitol Hill and in the White House and the flying monkeys in their myriad alphabet agencies. By...
by Demas W Jasper 16 months ago
It's ironic? The Democrat/Dixiecrats used to be the champions of state's rights the Repubs are now!AT a senior center today the Pledge of Allegiance was said which includes "and to the republic for which it stands." Power closer to the people and the businesses that pay the taxes...
by Flightkeeper 7 years ago
Since they walked out, their actions should have consequences. They should amend their process so that a quorum can be formed from present legislators and let the vote go through. I'm fed up with this crap and am surprised that the Wisconsin citizens allow it. The state senators...
by Linda Crist 5 years ago
Do you visit or correspond with your elected officials regarding issues that you care about?If not, why not?
by Susan Reid 6 years ago
Joe Paterno is 85 years old. He is undergoing chemo and radiation for lung cancer. He was terminated over the Sandusky sex scandal. However, he is not being criminally charged.Whether you stand behind Paterno or vilify him for not doing more, you may see things differently after reading this.This...
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