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Women in International Relations

By Cassie Greenwald

Considering women and gender in the scope of international relations allows us to examine the fundamental contributions women have made politically. “The divide itself is… 848 more words


Is SEC Regulation of Political Spending Dead?

It is unlikely that it is dead, but it certainly is on life support.  But, I believe that board oversight, and disclosure, of corporate political expenditures will continue to increase. 523 more words

SEC Rulemaking And Guidance

'Beauuutiful’: Marco Rubio turns the tables on question about political influence of the wealthy

At a forum featuring Sens. Rubio, Cruz and Paul, along with ABC News’ Jonathan Karl, Rubio was asked about political donations from the wealthy, and had a comeback that other GOP candidates would be wise to take note of: 91 more words

US Politics

Ethics? We don't need no stinkin' ethics!


The fact that something is legal doesn’t make it ethical.

Let’s make the case explicitly, and explain why legality doesn’t determine ethics.

First, we can proceed by enumerating a few counter-examples: 1,003 more words


What Tom Reed disliked in the budget

There are many victories in this proposal. It moves the ball forward in that it continues us on a path of reducing the budget deficit and authorizes less spending in FY 2015 than the agreed upon cap in the Murray-Ryan Budget Control Act. 192 more words


Subsidies Are For Suckled Statists

Who told Congress the following? “We oppose ALL subsidies, whether existing or proposed, including programs that benefit us, which are principally those that are embedded in our economy, such as mandates. 358 more words

Well-Intentioned Souls For Sale

Most would agree that power corrupts. Some believe that greater wealth begets power, yet they cling to a naive hope that larger government can protect against “evil” private accretion. 335 more words