Topic: The New Deal
After a 13-year run, Britain’s Labour Party is out of power. How should we assess its legacy?
05/10/2010 09:32 am
There haven't always been nine Supreme Court justices. In 1866, Congress reduced the Supreme Court to eight justices in protest against President Andrew Johnson.
04/22/2010 05:22 pm
To defend the nominee President Obama chooses to replace the liberal Justice Stevens, Democrats will be forced to say what they really believe about the Constitution and the limits of federal power.
04/12/2010 11:41 am
03/22/2010 09:15 pm
Chief Justice John Roberts said Tuesday, in response to an audience question, he was troubled that President Obama used the occasion of his State of the Union address to criticize a Supreme Court ruling. The Obama White House, in turn, reiterated its objection to the court's decision.
03/10/2010 07:23 pm
Federal tax authorities spend a lot of time trying to convince Americans like IRS attacker Joe Stack that paying taxes is part of one’s civic duty. But resistance – though not violence – is downright American, say tax protesters like Wesley Snipes.
02/20/2010 03:59 pm
The Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission hearings have produced one moment of drama and a few theories from regulators and bankers about why the meltdown happened.
01/14/2010 04:33 pm
Instead of going rogue, Republicans should cultivate leadership in ideas and solutions.
11/16/2009 12:00 am
Once, a good pistol and congressional stationery were influence enough for lobbyists.
09/28/2009 01:00 am
Nothing in the Constitution allows the individual mandate he proposes.
09/14/2009 01:00 am