Archive for: July 19, 2012

July 19, 2012

Please, No Rice with That Romney

Filed under: Elections & Voting,The Republicans - 19 Jul 2012

With the rumor that Condoleezza Rice is a frontrunner to be Mitt Romney’s vice-presidential pick, she’s the talk of the town. She’s so intelligent, so sophisticated, so statesmanlike and so scholarly that she could make you wonder if Hillary …

The Constitution, Vattel, and “Natural Born Citizen”: What Our Framers Knew.

Filed under: Constitution & Bill of Rights,History - 19 Jul 2012

We have been visited recently with several very silly articles which assert that Marco Rubio is a “natural born Citizen” within the meaning of Art. II, §1, cl. 5, U.S. Constitution (ratified 1789), and hence is qualified to be President:

Bret …