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July 08, 2014 12:00 am

Political parties didn't emerge until 1790s

In response to Blythe Cozza's letter on May 16, our Founding Fathers did not address political parties or a two-party system of government in the Constitution.

May 25, 2014 12:00 am

Founders wanted weak central government

I am amazed by people like Joe Rogalski who spout off about constitutional issues, when it's clear that's not a document they've spent time perusing.

May 16, 2014 12:00 am

Politicians are to uphold Constitution, not Bible

Once again, I'd like to remind all senators and congressmen when they were sworn into office they placed your hands on the Bible to uphold the Constitution. They did not place their hands on the Constitution to uphold their Bibles.

March 30, 2014 12:00 am

Bushes' financial deadlines should be examined

Bob Stiener's tutorial about violations of the Constitution missed a few things such as laws prohibiting doing business with the enemy. Prescott Bush, father and grandfather of the former presidents, had the following businesses seized for dealing with Adolf Hitler during World War II: Union…

February 28, 2014 12:00 am

Follow Constitution instead of party doctrine

Is anyone worried about the direction our country is going?

January 28, 2014 12:00 am
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December 21, 2013 12:00 am

Be wary of infringing on freedom of religion

The First Amendment reads, "Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion," which in no way precludes practices or beliefs by choice.

November 16, 2013 12:00 am
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October 31, 2013 12:00 am

Let voters, not polls, decide on same-sex marriage

I strongly disagree with the recent editorial, "Don't Tinker with Indiana Constitution." I realize in today's America, the media want to lead us by polls, not by common sense, moral principles, consciences or Constitutions.

October 08, 2013 12:00 am

Shouldn’t neutrality toward religion guide U.S.?

The U.S. Constitution states, “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion …"

August 26, 2013 12:00 am
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August 15, 2013 12:00 am

Read up on constitutional law before commenting

Violet Ahrendt's letter concerning Jefferson's writing of the Constitution is another sad example of an American who does not know history nor our constitutional system.

June 30, 2013 12:00 am

Don't sacrifice privacy or you'll lose even more

There is no substitute for your freedom and right to privacy. Historically our Constitution has proven true and strong against countless negative forces.

June 14, 2013 12:00 am

Region students win top marks in We the People contest

INDIANAPOLIS | Fifth-grade students from four Northwest Indiana schools earned top ratings in a We the People competition at the Statehouse on Friday by demonstrating their knowledge and understanding of government and the Constitution.

May 17, 2013 6:30 pm

Voice your support of religious, American ideals

We have neglected our responsibility of recognizing obvious attempts to destroy our beliefs and our country's foundation. It is a loss we cannot afford. We have tolerated negative forces to pound away without our noticing the larger damage.

May 17, 2013 12:00 am

Federal government is acting outside Constitution

Concern over a constitutional convention is puzzling when considering what has been done to the Constitution since the 1930s.

May 17, 2013 12:00 am

EDITORIAL: Go with conventional, not with convention

Indiana's call for a constitutional convention -- at the federal level, not state -- didn't make it out of the House Judiciary Committee and is now dead for the year. That's a relief.

April 24, 2013 12:00 am
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Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long has proposed a U.S. constitutional convention in an effort to limit the federal government's power over states.

March 10, 2013 12:00 am

Could we be headed toward French-style revolution?

Whose welfare are our elected government officials providing for?

February 06, 2013 12:00 am
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