DOMA, the Supreme Court and Individual Freedom
Jun26

DOMA, the Supreme Court and Individual Freedom

As a Republican, who is socially conservative, I have been waiting in interest for today’s Supreme Court decision on DOMA (the Defense of Marriage Act). The Court has ruled that it is unconstitutional because of states’ rights and 5th amendment violations. Social conservatives see this as a defeat of traditional marriage and I agree with their assessment of the court’s decision. However, as a political scientist and...

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Right Fight, Wrong Ammunition
Feb08

Right Fight, Wrong Ammunition

In the “Free State” of Maryland, the minions of Martin O’Malley in the General Assembly have taken upon themselves the opportunistic window of post-Sandy Hook America to further limit the right of the citizenry to purchase the weapon of their choice. Earlier this week, several thousand conservatives traveled to Annapolis for a rally to support their 2nd Amendment rights. It was a huge success and hopefully opened the...

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MOM – Martin’s Only Mission
Sep04

MOM – Martin’s Only Mission

As the Democratic National Convention begins in Charlotte, all of the eyes of the political world will turn to Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley. O’Malley has been given a prime time spot on the dais on the 1st night of the DNC Convention because of his frequent appearances as the chief surrogate for the Obama campaign O’Malley, the two term Governor of Maryland, got in hot water on Sunday by stating said that Americans were not...

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The End of Democracy in a Democratic State
Jul09

The End of Democracy in a Democratic State

When did the Democratic Party stop believing in Democracy? The political party that is supposed to be for the common man, the political party who litigated the hand count in Florida during the 2000 presidential election cycle, has morphed into a Chesapeake Bay version of a Latin American dictatorship where having political self-determination lasts only as long as they allow it. On June 30th, the Congressional Districting Petition...

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Obama’s Meddling Supreme Court Problem
Jun27

Obama’s Meddling Supreme Court Problem

It seems the only roadblock to Obama’s Imperial Presidency is that annoyance of the Supreme Court. A few days ago, the Court announced its split decision regarding the Arizona Immigration Law and set the administration on a course of abdicating its responsibilities to uphold federal law in the detainment and seizure of people who are here in the United States illegally. In my estimation, the Court had a tough decision. It is not...

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