United States Legislation H.R. 5

United States Legislation H.R. 5 and H.R. 1

H.R. 5On February 25, 2021, the House of Representatives passed H. R. 5, also known as the Equality Act. The legislation now proceeds to the Senate floor for deliberation, where it needs 60 votes for passage. This Act seeks to expand the Civil Rights Act of 1964 that afforded equality for people of all races and skin colors to enjoy the same public accommodation and material goods. To understand what is transpiring, we must engage in a brief history lesson on Civil Rights Acts. The first Civil Rights Act occurred…

United States Legislation H.R. 1

United States Legislation H.R. 5 and H.R. 1

H.R. 1American citizens who value the U.S. Constitution and the rule of law should read and understand any bill in its true form rather than its interpretation by a political party. This can be difficult because Congressional bills are often written in such a complicated way that a legal background is required to decipher their true meanings. One example is the recentlypassed H.R. 1, which has broad ramifications for every citizen within our borders. The alleged purpose of H.R. 1 is to strengthen the integrity of the election process. Here…