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California Democrat's Disrespect of A.G. Sessions Highlights Deeper Constitutional Issues

As reported at The Hill.com:

“Rep. Ted Lieu (D-Calif.) blasted Attorney General Jeff Sessions as “a racist and a liar” on Sunday, after Sessions’s comments about a federal judge in Hawaii. 972 more words


Does business success make a good statesmen?

Gary Becker made the distinction between two types of on-the-job training: general and specific. The former consist of the skills of wide applicability, which enable the worker to perform satisfactorily different kinds of jobs: to keep one’s commitments, to arrive on time to work, to avoid disturbing behavior, etc.. 889 more words

Political Thought

Time for Sobering Reflection on Separation of Powers: Arvind Datar

The Supreme Court of India recently passed far-reaching orders directing closure of liquor shops on or near highways across the whole country.  All states were mandated to strictly enforce these directions,  even though sale of liquor is a state subject.   426 more words

Indian System

The Structure of the Federal Government, with a focus on the Supreme Court

Lately I’ve received a lot of requests for what is essentially “Law School 101” information. Maybe you already know some (or all!) of the information in these posts. 959 more words


Helpful commentary on the constitutionality of Syrian airstrikes

Despite the relative popularity of the President’s use of airstrikes last week in Syria, the argument continues as to whether the President’s action was constitutionally problematic.  304 more words

Is it a matter of “fake news,” or is it the truth..?

Is it a matter of “fake news,” or is it the truth..?

President Trump is coming off the first big legislative defeat of his presidency, and now he’s got the poll numbers to prove it. 543 more words

Political Correctness


It seems 2016 Dunce Move Award winner, Delroy Chuck, can’t get enough of the taste of shoe leather.

Back in March 2016 (barely in power long enough to distinguish between his portfolio and frozen water) 1,408 more words

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