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Richard Kelsey

Richard Kelsey
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Richard Kelsey is the Editor-in-Chief of Committed Conservative. He is a trial Attorney and author of the new book on higher education, "Of Serfs and Lords: Why College Tuition is Creating a Debtor Class" Rich is a former Assistant Law School Dean and Law Professor. At Mason Law Kelsey conceived of, planned, and brought to fruition Mason’s Center for the Protection of Intellectual Property, known as CPIP, drawing on his expertise as a former CEO of a technology company specializing in combating cyber-fraud. Before returning to private practice, Rich taught legal writing and analysis and an advanced litigation seminar. In 2014 he was elected by the graduating class as the faculty speaker at their graduation. He is a regular commentator on legal and political issues in print, radio and on TV. Rich has appeared on hundreds of stations as a legal expert or political commentator. He provided the legal analysis for all stages of the Bob McDonnell trial and appeal for numerous outlets including NPR and WMAL. Rich also writes on occasion for the American Spectator and CNSNews.com. In his free time, Rich is part of the baseball mafia of Northern Virginia, serving on numerous boards and as a little league and travel baseball coach. His Twitter handle is @richkelsey.
The GOP handed Senator Elizabeth Warren a short-term political victory when it selectively elected to impose Senate Rule 19 on her.  Make no mistake, the rule applies to her and her conduct. Of course, the rule applied to many...
High School teachers have the awesome power to shape minds.  They also have the equally awesome responsibility not to abuse that power.  In a politically charged time, one teacher in Virginia lost her mind over her personal politics. Politics...
The vast majority of teachers in our public schools are doing a fine job against difficult odds, working under conditions few of us understand or appreciate.  Let’s start there, with the truth. Teachers don’t get to pick their students. ...
As between President Trump and Judge Robart, one of these two men has improperly and incorrectly exceeded the scope of their legal authority.  Remarkable as it may seem to some, it’s not Mr. Trump.  The War on Trump continues...
So ... when is the Falcons' March on Washington?  Seventy-three percent of the country wanted the Falcons to win this game. They lead almost the entire game. The third-quarter exit polls had them winning handily.  Obviously, the NFL engaged...
In October of 1984, I turned 18.  Two weeks later, I voted for Ronald Reagan.  In so doing, I became part of the greatest landslide in American political history.  Reagan won 525 electoral votes, losing only Minnesota and Washington...
We don't know anything about the group or organization that made this Youtube clip.  So, we don't endorse them.  We do, however, endorse every word of Reagan's remarkable speech captured here.
Humans are constrained by language.  It’s not that we don’t have sufficient words to communicate.  We do.  Taking a page from our President, we have the best words … the very best … beautiful words.  Arranged by experts, and...