The Texas state representative who authored a bill that would have, if it had passed, criminalized TSA pat-downs without probable cause in Texas is running for the powerful speaker of the house in Texas.
The NRA now opposes the Gun-Free School Zones that it championed during the Clinton administration. Constitutionalists warned the NRA that Gun-Free School Zones are impractical and unconstitutional.
A pundit writing for The Hill has suggested that two senators who voted against the fiscal cliff bill might turn their attention to the 2016 presidential election. Based on their voting records, they could help restore the Republican Party to its former glory as the party of limited government.