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Trump Is Setting Himself Up as a Fall-Guy: Thoughts from Maharrey Head #120

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“10 Minutes Closer to Freedom” To hear Donald Trump and his Republican supporters tell it, the economy is booming because of wildly successful Trumpanomics. But I think Trump is setting himself to take the fall when the bubble eventually bursts. In this episode of Thoughts from Maharrey Head, I explain why. LISTEN You can subscribe […]

Stupid Partisan Politics: Thoughts from Maharrey Head #116

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“10 Minutes Closer to Freedom” I┬áset off a firestorm when I posted the following on my Facebook page. “If your constitutional argument is ‘Obama did… You have no principles.” This wasn’t a post about immigration. It was about constitutional principles. If you have any, you won’t try to justify one president’s unconstitutional actions by pointing […]

The Degeneracy of War: Thoughts from Maharrey Head #112

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“10 Minutes Closer to Freedom” James Madison warned that a country could not preserve its freedom in the midst of continual warfare. The U.S. has been embroiled in war for decades. If you care about limited government and freedom, this should concern you deeply. In this episode of Thoughts from Maharrey Head, I talk about […]

Thoughts from Maharrey Head #90: Sanctuary Cities and the Tenth Amendment

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“10 Minutes Closer to Freedom” This episode of Thoughts from Maharrey Head, I explain why the recent Federal District Court injunction on Pres. Trump’s “sanctuary city” was a big win for the Constitution. Earlier this week, U.S. District Judge William Orrick slapped an injunction on Trump’s executive order relating to so-called sanctuary cities. The EO […]

Sanctuary City Injunction a Win for the Tenth Amendment

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If you consider yourself a “conservative” who believes in upholding the Constitution, you should celebrate at least one aspect of the injunction a federal judge slapped on Pres. Trump’s “sanctuary city” executive order. Many conservatives have already expressed outrage at the injunction issued by U.S. District Judge William Orrick Tuesday, citing the decision as another […]

Thoughts from Maharrey Head #78: The Trump Executive Order that Could Kick Off WWIII

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“10 Minutes Closer to Freedom” In this episode of Thoughts from Maharrey Head, I talk about an obscure provision in a proposed Trump executive order that could set the stage for World War III. Hyperbole? I don’t think so. There has been a lot of talk about a proposed Trump executive order relating to refugees. […]

Executive Orders

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In his first full day in office, Pres. Trump signed a number of executive orders. His actions have rekindled fierce debate on the legitimacy of EOs. A lot of people seem to adopt one of two extremes. On the one hand, many argue the president can legitimately issue executive orders with virtually no limitation. The […]