Author: Jason Mrochek

“Common Sense” Profiling












I am re-posting the following article I wrote in 2005. On January 19th, 2005, I watched a program on CNN entitled, “Defending America”. The program aired during the Anderson Cooper 360 show. In it, CNN’s Drew Griffin interviewed Michael Touhey…












So you call yourself a Patriot?












It seems that everywhere you turn on the internet, someone is calling himself a “patriot.” There are patriots, patriot groups, patriotic sentiments, patriotic language, and the list goes on. But are all of these “patriots” operating from the same definition…












Article V: Defend not Amend












It is called by many names: Constitutional Convention, Con-Con, Convention of States, Article V Convention. But just because we can have one, doesn’t mean we should have one. In fact, the opposite is true. Fox News recently published an article…












Anchor (babies) Away!












In a recent article in The Texas Observer, the subject was raised about whether or not to grant American citizenship to children of illegal aliens. These children are more commonly known as “Anchor Babies” because they are used as an…












On “General Welfare”












One of the rare, positive effects that has come out of Congress recently is the introduction into the Rules of the House of Representatives the requirement to cite “as specifically as practicable (sic) the power or powers granted to Congress…












Chopping at the Root












Sometimes it is so frustrating scrolling through all of the social media out there full of the latest unbelievable act of this politician or that branch of government. It is frustrating because recounting and underscoring the wrongness of these acts,…