Like AUMFs before it, Rep. Adam Kinzinger’s proposed authorization would lead to less transparency in conflicts and more unilateral decision making.
Biden Begins Using Clemency To Ameliorate the Damage Done by the Draconian Drug Policies He Long Supported
The 75 commutations announced today, while impressive compared to the pitiful records of previous presidents, pale beside a huge backlog of petitions.
Life is returning to "normal" after two years, but that normal includes even fewer limits on executive powers.
My New Article on "Nondelegation Limits on COVID Emergency Powers: Lessons from the Eviction Moratorium and Title 42 Cases"
The eviction moratorium and Title 42 "public health" expulsion cases have many parallels that may have been ignored because of their differing ideological valence. Both strengthen the case for nondeferential judicial review of the exercise of emergency powers.
Someone might want to remind them that Democrats have a majority in both congressional chambers.
Republican idiocy is setting back the cause of freedom.
Then why even have a legislature?
Inspiring support for Ukrainian freedom is undermined by the remainder of the president’s agenda.
Ukrainians have taken to the streets with arms to defend their country and their freedom.
Biden says reducing prices is his "top priority" but his economic agenda suggests the opposite.
Plus: Facebook blocks and free speech, Elizabeth Warren is wrong about cryptocurrency (again), and more...
More than a year into the Biden administration, promises to expand clemency, decriminalize marijuana, and end solitary confinement and the federal death penalty remain unfulfilled.
Biden offered a mix of mostly pointless or arguably unconstitutional "solutions" to the misuse of guns by criminals.
Attendees at Biden's State of the Union speech were almost entirely unmasked.
Biden was right to reinforce that American soldiers shouldn't be fighting in Ukraine. But he missed a valuable opportunity to outline immigration measures for Ukrainians and Russians.
The president touted his support of cost-increasing 'Buy America' requirements for American infrastructure projects.
Biden made some vague promises about deficit reduction during Tuesday's State of the Union address. They don't add up.
The world's conscience had been shocked by Russia's recent invasion of a sovereign European state. Ike responded with sober, long-game containment in Europe...and more reckless escalation in the Middle East.
Guess whose fault it is that it’s so expensive to ship goods to America? (Spoiler: The U.S. government's.)
Gov. Spencer Cox supports school choice but will only sign the bill once Utah pays teachers more than any other state.
Plus: CDC withholds data, court upholds nutritionist licensing, Ottawa police break up Freedom Convoy, and more...
The New York State Supreme Court ruled that Governor Hochul and the health commissioner did not have the authority to mandate a masking requirement
Starbucks has decided the vaccine mandate isn't good for their business
In the Case That Blocked OSHA's Vaccine Mandate, the Justices Disagreed About When COVID-19 Counts As a Workplace Hazard
The crux of the argument is the distinction "between occupational risk and risk more generally."
Divided Sixth Circuit Panel Refuses to Stay Injunction Against Vaccine Mandate for Federal Contractors
The panel rejects the argument that the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act allows the federal government to require vaccination for nearly one-fifth of the American workforce.
Colorado Gov. Polis Commutes 110-Year Sentence for Trucker in Deadly Crash, Pardons Hundreds of Marijuana Convictions
Rogel Aguilera-Mederos faced harsh punishment under the state’s mandatory minimum sentences for insisting on the right to a trial.
A new bill would transfer the review of petitions from the Justice Department to a presidentially appointed board.
Will the Supreme Court step in?
District Court Issues National Injunction Against Biden Administration Vaccine Mandate for Federal Contractors
Two federal district courts have now ruled against the mandate for federal contractors.
Requiring kids as young as 5 to either get vaccinated or stay home is not as smart or as necessary as de Blasio claims.
The annual photo op takes on cruel undertones as drug offenders continue to suffer under harsh federal prison sentences.
In denying the former president's claims of executive privilege, a federal judge sets a blueprint which should apply to sitting presidents as well.
A panel of the court will hear Trump’s challenge to the release of material on an expedited basis.
In a well-reasoned opinion, the district court rejects the former President's efforts to prevent the release of information by the National Archives to the January 6 Committee.
President Trump is telling former aides to assert executive privilege to frustrate the congressional investigation of January 6.
The Prohibition-era three-tier system is causing consolidation, not the market.
The history isn’t unambiguous, but it leans toward expanding impeachment beyond criminal offenses.
Floyd was arrested for selling crack by a crooked Houston narcotics cop who repeatedly lied to implicate people in drug crimes.