A fair question could be posed in this fashion: If people are not obeying existing laws, what makes us think they would obey any new laws?
Chavez made a compete fool of himself in front of the entire world while giving the U.N. a black eye. But the real losers are the Venezuelan people who have to put up with this unstable character every day.
The American people are not just being taxed to death; they're being taxed after death. But, no one should have to sell the life's work of a parent or a loved one just to pay the federal government.
The American people demand results, not rhetoric, especially when it comes to national security issues.
The American people likewise want to see enforcement first, no tricks, no triggers, no amnesty, enforcing existing laws and closing loopholes to reaffirm that our great Republic is, in fact, a nation of laws.
You see, party labels do not ensure unanimity any more than trying to cast the challenge we confront as a people through a partisan prism.