Obama, Not Bush, Is the Master of Unilateral War
October 14, 2014
The president must force Congress to vote on his military powers.
CHART: Liberals Live in Cities and That's Bad for Liberalism
August 11, 2014
The lefties don't just live in San Francisco.
The administration is being both deceptive and narrow-minded.
Obama Is Legally Allowed to Enforce—or Not Enforce—the Law
August 03, 2014
Ross Douthat misunderstands the separation of powers.
Libertarians are trying to upend the law—and rewrite history. Will they succeed?
Richard Epstein's highly influential, highly politicized scholarship sits at the base of Tea Party dogma
Obama May Be Blowing His Opportunity to Reform the NSA
January 17, 2014
This piece has been updated throughout to reflect breaking news in advance of the president's 11 a.m. speech.
Justice Ginsburg Is Wrong: She Should Step Down
December 18, 2013
Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a great American.
Inside the Stunning Court Smackdown on NSA Spying
December 17, 2013
The fatal flaw in the Obama administration's defense of metadata collection.
Don't Blame the Constitution for Obama's Year From Hell
December 05, 2013
Is the Constitution an imperfect document that has led to some combination of inefficiency (as the left argues) and a lack of democratic accountability (as the right argues)? Is it the Constitution that has been largely responsible for the problems of Barack Obama's presidency?