The IRS has proposed a new set of rules for a huge number of social-welfare groups that claim tax exempt status, ranging from the liberal Sierra Club to the conservative Crossroads GPS. As A. Barton Hinkle explains, it's a classic case of government officials trying to restrict free speech.
Partisans who abandon constitutional principles because they prove inconvenient are in for a rude surprise when the other team wins.
Their letter to Congress warns about inevitable abuses against religious and racial minorities.
The president could form a sizable splinter party if he's serious, but GOP defectors would have major ballot-access issues. Might they take over a smaller party instead?
Theresa Mathis was in the middle of a 25-year mandatory minimum sentence when she sent Reason a letter asking for help.