Supreme Court to pro-life group: carry on

Breaking news: the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously agreed today that the First Amendment applies to speech. Seriously. And it all started when a Congressman lost his re-election bid and accused a pro-life group of denying him his livelihood. (Can’t make this stuff up.) I’m only barely facetious here. What actually happened was that the Court… Read More Supreme Court to pro-life group: carry on

I’m still not a PAC – who’ll back me up on that?

I’m a blogger. I write about politics. I spend money to keep the blog going. Does that make me an entity that has to register with the state? And isn’t it a little bit creepy to contemplate requiring writers to register with the government? I wish I didn’t have to worry about that. There’s a… Read More I’m still not a PAC – who’ll back me up on that?

I am not a PAC (some people have to be told)

I find it impossible to write about the life issues without also writing about politics, politicians, and public policy. I am not registered with either the Federal Elections Commission or the New Hampshire Secretary of State as a political action committee. I don’t see a problem there. A fellow blogger is discovering that in his… Read More I am not a PAC (some people have to be told)