Vermont’s Gov Vetoed Bill That Would Have Legalized Recreational Marijuana

Until now, the path to recreational marijuana legislation has avoided the legislative process. The eight states that have legalized marijuana have done so through ballot measures passed directly by the voters, circumventing entrenched politicians. An example of why ballot propositions are superior was just provided by Vermont’s Republican Governor. The…

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Rand Paul Will Force A Senate Vote On Trump’s Arms Deal With Saudi Arabia

President Trump recently completed the first leg of his first international trip. The crowning achievement was the signing of a $110 billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia. Unfortunately,┬áthe Kingdom is currently involved in the Yememi civil war and the Saudis have been accused of committing war crimes. Therefore, if the…

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Rand Paul Introduces Resolution To Withdraw The U.S. From Paris Climate Accord

Climate change is occurring and politicians of all stripes agree on that. The disagreement is over how drastic global warming will be and whether government should be involved in attempting to mitigate the phenomenon. Furthermore, there’s also the question of whether these government initiatives even┬ácan have any effect. The Paris…

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There’s Nothing Wrong With Encouraging Foreign Investment In American Infrastructure

Providing for basic infrastructure has become a primary responsibility of government over the centuries. Normally this means increasing taxes and spending vast sums of money on government-run projects that consistently go over budget and are never completed on time. Thus, it is always preferable that these projects are privately funded…

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