On Thursday, Sept. 8, Reason Editor in Chief Matt Welch went on a special 9/11-themed episode of Fox Business Network's Stossel to debate with firebrand conservative commentator Ann Coulter whether United States policies in response to the horrid attacks of 10 years ago have made us safer. Whole panel discussion comes in at just over 10 minutes:
Simply put: Republicans agree not to vote on a replacement for Ginsburg until January; Democrats agree not to pack the Court.
USA Today Op ed Making the Case for Abolishing the Constitutional Requirement that the President Must be a "Natural Born" Citizen
I coauthored it with Harvard Law School Professor Randall Kennedy.
If only that signaled a broader respect for legal limits on executive power.
Democrats Scuttle Marijuana Decriminalization Vote Over Fears of Not Being Deferential Enough to Cop Lobbyists
If Congress is too afraid to vote on marijuana reform, how the hell are they ever going to pass policing reform?