Archive for February, 2011

2nd Letter to Rep. Flake Regarding PATRIOT Act Extensions

Sunday, February 13th, 2011 | by Jeremy

The PATRIOT Act supporters are at it again. Since the last vote unexpectedly failed, they have changed the rules to allow it to pass with a simple majority vote this time (it required 2/3 vote to pass last time). Now they are bringing it up for vote again before the provisions expire on February 28th. […]

Elder Dallin H. Oaks Speech On Religious Freedom

Thursday, February 10th, 2011 | by Jeremy

This is an excellent talk discussing religious freedom and law. It does not have an LDS focus and should be watched by all: Mormon, Catholic, Protestant, Muslim, Atheist, Agnostic, etc. I especially appreciate the continued inclusion of Muslims in his speech as worthy of the same religious freedoms as us all. I think all types […]

Letter To Rep Flake Regarding Extension To PATRIOT Act Provisions

Wednesday, February 9th, 2011 | by Jeremy

Here is a letter I wrote to my Representive Jeff Flake about the vote yesterday to extend a few of the provisions from the PATRIOT Act that were set to expire. He voted to extend the provisions, however, the provisions did NOT pass, thanks to the democrats! At least someone is standing up for our […]

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