Paul Ryan may be the conservative's conservative, writes Sheldon Richman, but understand what that means: He's out to save the welfare/warfare state from its own intrinsic unsustainability. He's no small-government man. Indeed, Ryan's budget blueprint, at best, wouldn't balance the budget for three decades and meanwhile would add trillions in debt. He would only slow President Obama's planned spending increases. And there's more to Ryan than his budget. In virtually all other respects, Richman explains, Ryan supports big government.
Aggressive police tactics are likely to worsen the situation.
"Although California's guidelines place restrictions on places of worship," Roberts wrote, "those restrictions appear consistent with the Free Exercise Clause of the First Amendment."
What happened to staying at home to keep grandparents safe no matter what?
They're using their Second Amendment rights to protect local businesses from riots and looting.
The Supreme Court could announce as early as Monday that it's revisiting qualified immunity, a doctrine that shields rotten cops from civil rights lawsuits.