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Enumeration is for Government

Riley J. Hood, Chairman - Milwaukee County Constitution Party “Now the Lord is that Spirit: and where Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty.” II Corinthians 3:17 Ever since I came active in politics, I have repeatedly encountered the dangerous view that our Rights are “enumerated” and come from the Constitution. Such a view is unconstitutional. The Constitution limits and enumerates the powers of the Federal Government. Examples would be “Congress shall make no law...” from the 1st Amendment, and the phrase, “shall not be infringed.” from the 2nd Amendment. Enumeration and limitation on Federal power is what secures…
CP of Wisconsin
August 13, 2018
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Congressional Control Over SCOTUS

Riley J. Hood – Chairman, Milwaukee County Constitution Party “The wicked walk on every side, when the vilest of men are exalted.” Psalm 12:8 It is past time for Congress to assume responsibility and do their jobs. Regarding the tyranny that is the United States Supreme Court (SCOTUS), Congress can legislate exceptions to federal appellate jurisdiction. The Constitution says regarding jurisdiction (Article 3, Section 3, Clause 2) “In all the other cases before mentioned, the Supreme Court shall have appellate Jurisdiction both as to law and fact, with such Exceptions and under such Regulations as the Congress shall make.” Note that…
CP of Wisconsin
April 21, 2018