I gave my speech today in Speech, and it was funny because Grant gave his too, and for both of us the only people we could actually look at were eachother.
The court's decision centered on the so-called "speech or debate clause," which the Constitution states ensures "for any Speech or Debate in either House, they shall not be questioned in any other place."
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The high point of the ceremony is his reading of a carefully prepared address, known as the Speech from the Throne.
First Amendment Freedom of Speech is not guaranteed for an employer to put up with any foolishness on his nickel, particularly in the scope of duties of employment.