Lawrence Lessig Wants to Play a Little Game With the Presidency
August 11, 2015
The Democrat's experiment won't gain much traction nationally, but his real target audience is the front page of Reddit.
The Citizens United decision looks even more ridiculous now.
A Corporate Bully Got the "Bargain of the Century" Thanks to This GOP Senate Candidate
October 09, 2014
They tried to buy a town. Guess who let them off the hook?
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Is an American Hero
September 28, 2014
The feminist icon has some choice advice for other women.
The Stunning Chutzpah of the Supreme Court's New Elimination of Campaign Contribution Limits
April 02, 2014
Once the horse is out of the barn, why not let out the cows, too?
And that's very bad for our electoral process.
A ruling on the Obamacare contraception mandate could give corporations all kinds of new powers.
On the second day of the Supreme Court term, the justices debated whether limits on aggregate campaign contributions were necessary to prevent individual donors from corrupting politicians through quid pro quo gifts.
The second-day story from New York City’s primaries last week could have been the exceptional performance of the city’s unique system of small-donor public financing.
The Amusing Alarm Over Obama's 2014 Fixation
April 04, 2013
As the Republican rout in the 2010 midterms loomed, official Washington had already assigned much of the blame to President Barack Obama’s half-hearted support for imperiled congressional Democrats.