Jason Orr
Jason Orr
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Supreme Court Affordable Care Act Decision: Obamacare Must Be Struck Down

The Affordable Care Act challenge offers the best hope of cropping an overgrown state, and proponents of limited government will cross their fingers in anticipation of the court’s ruling.

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North Carolina Caveman Fights 'Regulatory Dinosaur' For First Amendment Rights

A blogger promoting "paleolithic" diet is fighting back against an oppressive occupational licensing regime that accuses him of illegally practicing dietetics.
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Marijuana Legalization vs. Gay Marriage: Obama's Hypocrisy on States' Rights

President Obama's position that states should decide their own course when it comes to gay marriage stands in stark contrast to his hardline federal crackdown on marijuana.
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George Zimmerman Judge Recuses Herself From Trayvon Martin Case

Circuit Judge Jessica Recksiedler recused herself today from the George Zimmerman case because of her ties to a lawyer and CNN legal analyst who has been outspoken about the case.
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Millennials Have No Need for Pessimism

Recent characterizations of millennials as a broken generation are misplaced, as they have a bright future to look forward to.
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Romney Will Win Massachusetts: Scott Brown and Elizabeth Warren Senate Race the Real Political Highlight in 2012

After Romney cinches today’s primary election, the presidential race will play second fiddle to this more interesting Senate race.

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Iowa Will Make or Break the Ron Paul Campaign

Ron Paul needs to win in Iowa to stay competitive in the primary race. If he wins, it could have far-reaching national implications.
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From Mitt Romney to Michele Bachmann, the GOP Has An Immigrant (Policy) Problem

The Republican primary candidates proudly and uniformly support a “secure” border, but their vision ignores reality and lacks compassion.
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Mitt Romney is Right: Keep Religion Out of Politics

Newt Gingrich’s view that piety is necessary for leadership is an intellectually bankrupt position that prevents the GOP from broadening its base.
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College Students Are Adults With Constitutional Rights

Students who legally own and safely operate their firearms have a constitutional right to do so on the campus of a public university.
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Get Government Out of Marriage

Governments need to scale down futile attempts to control people’s most intimate relationships. Marriage should only require two things: consent and commitment.

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A Win for Free Speech

The Supreme Court's ruling on matching funds and public finance laws helps Americans regain their freedom of expression in elections.
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We Need an Open Forum

University speech codes undermine intellectual growth and jeopardize the education of the unlucky few who are wrongfully disciplined for expressing their thoughts in public.
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After Veto, California Property Rights Still Not Safe

The scourge of redevelopment agencies in California must be stopped. They take advantage of eminent domain and hard-working property owners.
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To Fix K-12 Education Just Aim Higher

General K-12 education should be modeled after the higher education system in America by introducing consumer choice, administrative flexibility, and performance-based pay.
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School Vouchers Are a Solution to Our Problems

No matter the income level, when parents can choose where their kids go to school, they choose the school that best aids their children’s growth. Vouchers would build a better education system.

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Educational Vouchers are Constitutional

Private school voucher programs are a solution to failing public schools and should be embraced. Further, government vouchers in no way promote religious affiliation, as has been mentioned.
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Orr v. Lean: Gun Control Must Balance Against Legal Rights

Senator Chuck Schumer's gun control legislation throws due process out the window by prohibiting innocent people falsely arrested for a crime to own a gun for five years.
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Why Schumer's Gun Control Bill is an Assault on Liberty

Senator Schumer's gun control legislation is an affront to the basic principles of our justice system and threatens to restrict the freedom of responsible citizens to defend themselves.