Friday, April 11th, 2014
One of the most significant arguments contained in Supreme Court’s recent decisions on campaign finance is the narrow definition of corruption. Chief Justice John Roberts writes that the Court can only concern itself with “quid pro quo” corruption. While he doesn’t define exactly what it is, he makes clear that their definition doesn’t include
Friday, April 4th, 2014
The Supreme Court’s recent decision in McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission continues the legal trend of treating political spending as a First Amendment right, allowing a select few to have disproportionate influence in elections.
Friday, March 28th, 2014
Over the past three decades, local police forces have seen a tremendous influx of military weaponry and technology. Investigative reporter Radley Balko writes that starting in 1997, the “1033 Program” has allowed hundreds of millions of dollars worth of military-grade...
Friday, March 21st, 2014
With few facts to report on regarding the missing Malaysian Airlines Flight 370, cable news outlets have been filling hour after hour of airtime with wild speculation.
Friday, March 7th, 2014
The U.S. offers Russia advice on intervening in sovereign nations.
Friday, February 28th, 2014
What are you planning on leaving behind?
Friday, February 21st, 2014
The National Rifle Association’s opposition to the regulation of firearms isn’t only guided by the staunch position to protect the “constitutional rights” of gun owners. The NRA has received tens of millions of dollars from the firearms...
Friday, February 14th, 2014
The prospect of legalized marijuana is bringing together a diverse group of eager interests.