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Whining About Article III

Mark Pulliam Apr. 26, 2017, 9:58am

The latest tract by Erwin Chemerinsky, liberal law professor and dean of the University of California at Irvine School of Law, is depressingly familiar. Like his Enhancing Government: Federalism for the 21st Century (2008), The Conservative Assault on the Constitution (2011), and The Case Against the Supreme Court (2014), his new book is a diatribe masquerading as legal scholarship. The usual villains—conservative Supreme Court justices, malevolent government officials, rapacious corporations, racist police officers—are pitted against the wrongly accused, helpless consumers, and oppressed victims of discrimination.

Commemorating 75 Years Since the Texas Lost Battalion Went Missing

U.S. Sen. John Cornyn Apr. 19, 2017, 3:46pm

Texas is the proud home of more than 170,000 servicemembers and roughly 1.5 million veterans.

Open Letter to the U.S. Senate: Oppose All Campaign Finance Riders to Funding Bills

Brennan Center for Justice Nov. 22, 2016, 12:04pm

Our organizations strongly urge you to oppose all campaign finance riders and other “poison pill” riders to any CR or omnibus bill to be considered in the remaining days of this Congress.  

Academics express concern about pending patent reform

Chandra Lye Aug. 11, 2016, 1:41pm

A coalition of more than 25 academics has submitted a letter to members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives expressing concern over pending patent reform. The group said its concerns were largely with changes proposed to litigation venue rules.