"Americans do not want to see the debt ceiling raised. They’re sick and tired of paying interest on borrowed money; money borrowed in their name."
July 21, 2011
By Judge Andrew P. Napolitano
An Open Letter to Speaker John Boehner From Judge Andrew P. Napolitano
Dear Mr. Speaker,
When the Founders at the Constitutional Convention in 1787 created the House of Representatives, it was fashioned to act as the voice of the people within the institutional checks and balances of the Federal Government. That’s why the entire House faces reelection every 2 years. That’s why Constitutionally, you don’t have to even be a member of Congress to serve as speaker. And that’s why the Constitution allows for thousands of members of the House for our current population.
It is the people’s house, and the people spoke last November. They cried out against a government completely out of control. Read More