Republican Party Denounces NDAA

By Dirk Tejan

Dateline: Las Vegas, Nevada

July 19, 2012

Last night, the Clark County Republican Party Central Committee in Nevada unanimously passed a resolution soundly denouncing the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) of 2012, sections 1021 and 1022, and requesting immediate action against it by the Clark County Sheriff. These sections of NDAA 2012 include language that the Clark County Republican Party calls “blatant attacks on the United States Constitution, specifically Amendments 4, 5, 6, and 8 of our Bill of Rights”. In NDAA the federal government claims the right to detain American citizens indefinitely, without producing a search warrant.

The resolution passed last night calls for and requests the Clark County Sheriff, Douglas Gillespie to publicly state that Clark County is not a battlefield, as the NDAA declares, and that he will not enforce the imposition of martial law, absent a declaration of war duly approved by Congress. In addition, the resolution requests the Sheriff to publicly state the he will not aid or participate in the unconstitutional arrest, detainment, torture, assassination, or extraordinary rendition of any United States citizen in Clark County, Nevada.

In short, the resolution asks Clark county sheriff Gillespie to live up to the oath he swore to protect and defend the United States Constitution.

The resolution also states, “a primary concern of the Clark County Republican Party is the constitutional rights and freedom of every American citizen in Clark County, Nevada.”

After reading the resolution out loud before the body, County Whip Jordan Ross leapt to the floor to make an impassioned plea for the item as a voting member of the party. After a short discussion the resolution was passed unanimously.

This meeting of the Clark County Republican Party included the election of a new Republican Party Chair and Vice Chair, as well as additional Executive Board seats, and other senior officer positions. Cindy Lake was voted in as the CCRP Chair, with Carl Bunce filling the Vice Chair slot. These seats had been vacated by officials upset at the recent and great increase in vocal and opinionated new members standing for the cause of liberty.

19 Responses to Republican Party Denounces NDAA

  1. Pingback: hostgator

  2. NDAA 2012 (@NDAA2012) July 23, 2012 at 5:46 am

    It’s about damn TIME!!!
    NDAA 2012 was here. ~ NOW WE WANT TO SEE ON THE #MSM!
    Section 1021 and 1022 have been called a violation of constitutional principles and of the Bill of Rights – Curated by
    Guantánamo Bay, Cuba ·

  3. aztex2012 July 20, 2012 at 3:09 pm

    Check the voting record of all these liars. The NDAA would never got off the ground in the first place if they had not been paid royally for their corrupt vote. Always promise everything in an election year. Texas just came out with the same GOP bull, and Kay Bailey Hutchenson and Conesco but voted for this, as did the rest. People need to check voting records.

    • Lui July 23, 2012 at 5:29 pm

      aztex2012 Somehow I knew Kay Bailey Hutchison was two timing us. They are all wind vanes. Keeping score is VITAL.

  4. janis wohl (@JanisWohl) July 19, 2012 at 10:53 pm

    go Nevada!

  5. Tim Koch July 19, 2012 at 10:39 pm

    @ DeAnna…you need to realize that the Clark County Republican party and the Nevada republican party have both been taken over by Ron Paul followers and they have always opposed NDAA. Common sense is beginning to take hold in the Republican party.

  6. ana (@anaphasia) July 19, 2012 at 10:27 pm

    Yes, yes, they voted it in, but let’s not denounce those who have come to their senses. It’s a bit encouraging, a small bit, but a bit.

  7. DeAnna Davis-Rice July 19, 2012 at 9:55 pm

    oh wait, i forgot…now you’ll try to make a state issue since its was signed into law by the prez. But YOU bunch on idiots came up with the stupid idea in the FIRST place.

  8. DeAnna Davis-Rice July 19, 2012 at 9:53 pm

    Why did they vote for it in the first place? A Republican and Democrat came up with this. The entire Congress voted on it. Now the Repubs denounce it? Why so they could say they are first to change their mind (holy crap Mitt Romeny’s constant flip flopping must be contagious. Absolutle stupidity. Why not go back in Congress and REMOVE it all together. You voted it in for christ sakes! **Roll eyes**

    • windwardtack July 23, 2012 at 5:52 am

      Ron Paul was ALWAYS against it, and his supporters are trying to push his views in the GOP. This is a GOOD thing.

    • Cody July 23, 2012 at 11:52 pm

      DeAnna you are sorely uneducated. If you weren’t so lacking in the brain department you might would know that groups of true conservatives are beginning to take back local and state party apparatuses across the nation which have been against unconstitutional legislation like NDAA among other things. They are fighting for your individual freedoms even though you love the rat cage you live in. Sad story really.


We will read your comment immediately so leave a remark!

RSS Guardian Express

  • Iranian Messi a Target for European Elite: World Cup Preview [Video] April 20, 2014
    A number of Europe’s elite clubs are targeting a young forward dubbed the “Iranian Messi” before he is selected to represent his country at the 2014 World Cup. Rubin Kazan forward Sardar Azmoun is a rising star and he is tipped to win senior honors at the big event in Brazil. Premier League side Arsenal […]
    Robert Shepherd
  • Los Angeles Times Building Scare April 20, 2014
    A scare at the Los Angeles Times building resulted in a lockdown and search of the entire premises. Suspect, Matthew Lowes, was detained by police and taken without incident from the second floor of the building. The second floor of the Times building has space rented by VXI Global Solutions, which Lowes works for. Lowes […]
    Raul Hernandez
  • Indiana Pacers Struggles Continue April 20, 2014
    The Indiana Pacers’ late-season struggles continued as the team lost to the visiting Atlanta Hawks yesterday by a score of 101-93. When the team is playing its best, the offense features a balanced attack. In order for the offense to hum, the team needs balanced scoring from the inside and outside. Against the Hawks, Roy […]
    William Costolo
  • Influenza B Virus Making a Strong Spring Appearance April 20, 2014
    The Influenza strain B virus is making a strong appearance, although spring is not its usual time of year. This strain of the flu is not the same one that was making people sick mid-winter. This means that even if someone has already had the virus once this flu season, they can still get it […]
    Twanna Harps
  • Toronto Raptors Have Bitten Off More Than They Can Chew April 20, 2014
    If you look at the day the city of Toronto and their beloved Toronto Raptor’s had, it would be really easy to come to the conclusion that the  Toronto Raptors have bitten off more than they can chew. Toronto Sun Times readers were greeted with an incendiary cover , featuring a picture of Kevin Garnett […]
    Daryl McElveen

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 628 other subscribers