4 Ways Obama Can Reform Immigration By Himself
June 30, 2014
The most likely action will be an expansion of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals.
Eric Holder's Suit Against Texas Gives the Supreme Court a Chance to Gut Even More of the Voting Rights Act
September 01, 2013
The Supreme Court has played whack-a-mole with the Voting Rights Act: Strike down one part of the law, encourage people to use another part of it, then strike that part down. The Texas lawsuit gives them another whack.
“We will not allow the Supreme Court's recent decision to be interpreted as open season for states to pursue measures that suppress voting rights.”
Some potentially good news from the Justice Department today: It appears that, in certain circumstances, prosecutors will be forbidden from listing the amount of illegal substances at issue in minor drug cases.
Texas's Next Governor Can't Wait to Fight Eric Holder
July 26, 2013
When Attorney General Eric Holder announced Thursday that he will try to restore the Justice Department’s authority to review voting laws in Texas, the move was cheered by Democrats—and especially minority voters—who feared disenfranchisement after t
Eric Holder, Cave Man
June 20, 2013
Why the attorney general always disappoints himself.
Against Our Values—And Bad at Keeping Us Safe
June 07, 2013
Massive data sweeps like the NSA's recently disclosed program are an affont to Democratic values.
Why wouldn't Fox's parent company tell the network that the Justice Department had searched the communications of one of a Fox reporter?
The White House Scandal No One Noticed
May 16, 2013
Why did Wall Street get off easier than the AP and IRS?
The Democrats' 2016 Contenders Are Betting on Gun Control
January 14, 2013
Several high-profile Democratic governors seem to think gun control is no longer an issue to avoid. Will they be proven right?