Posts tagged with: "politics"
Results 41 - 60 of 144,729
Sort by Relevance | Sort by Date
RSS Subscribe: 20 results | 100 results
22 Jul 2016, 3:38 pm by Rick Hasen
Republican unity plan leaked to Bloomberg: Donald Trump plans to create and fund super-PACs specifically aimed at ending the political careers of Ted Cruz and John Kasich should either run for office again, after both snubbed the Republican nominee during his party’s convention this week, … Continue reading → [read post]
22 Jul 2016, 2:59 pm by Rick Hasen
This is a big blow both politically to Democrats (who would have gotten a boost from the restoration of voting rights to felons who had secured their sentences) as well as … Continue reading → [read post]
22 Jul 2016, 2:02 pm by Austin Bay
But their socialist dictatorship and economic ignorance created the systemic economic and political conditions where a price decline could wreak havoc. [read post]
22 Jul 2016, 1:48 pm by Cara Horowitz
Against a backdrop of complex Sacramento politics on the future of California’s climate regulation, the state’s Air Resources Board last week issued an initial draft of regulations that would, among other things, extend the cap-and-trade program beyond 2020. [read post]
22 Jul 2016, 1:40 pm by Sandy Levinson
But one might think that American national interest might take second place, even if, on occasion, that might require deviating from "conservatism" and the interests of the Republican Party,Of course, there is also the added frisson provided by the fact that the political party that is willing to go to the mat to honor the "consciences" of the Little Sisters, Hobby Lobby, and Kim Davis, is willing to boo an Evangelical Christian who suggests that "conscience"… [read post]
22 Jul 2016, 1:26 pm by Kent Scheidegger
Any government that fails to do so is a government unworthy to lead.Yup, I've been saying that for some time.We cannot afford to be so politically correct anymore.Indeed, Political Correctness is the source of an enormous amount of incorrectness.Decades of progress made in bringing down crime are now being reversed by this Administration's rollback of criminal enforcement.Well, it isn't this Administration alone by any means. [read post]
22 Jul 2016, 12:45 pm For over twenty years, the Italian American Democratic Leadership Council (IADLC) has been the national voice of Italian Americans in the Democratic Party -- the national political action committee supporting candidates for Congress and major statewide offices, reaching out to Italian American voters for their presidential candidates, and promoting the appointment of Italian Americans at the national level. [read post]
22 Jul 2016, 12:30 pm by Gritsforbreakfast
But in this country, political parties are largely divided by race, with Republicans having morphed into the party of (increasingly old, conservative) white people. [read post]
22 Jul 2016, 12:20 pm by Rishabh Bhandari
" The Wall Street Journal reports that as Iraqi forces move closer towards seizing ISIS-held Mosul, tensions between the competing Iraqi political factions are rising to the surface. [read post]
22 Jul 2016, 12:10 pm by Lawrence Solum
Antimonopoly policy is at least as old in American law as the public trust and certainly more politically prominent. [read post]
22 Jul 2016, 11:16 am
A few days before the 2010 general election, defendant posted on the Craigslist political forum website. [read post]
22 Jul 2016, 10:42 am by Rick Hasen
Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel editorial: Wisconsin’s voter ID law was a mistake from the start; a political talking point dressed up as policy, aiming to fix a problem that doesn’t exist. [read post]
22 Jul 2016, 10:36 am by Orin Kerr
Donald Trump’s campaign is built on instilling fear, and in his convention address he turned to a classic fear we haven’t seen much in politics recently: fear of crime. [read post]
22 Jul 2016, 10:21 am by Renae Bomba, Esq.
On July 21, California’s Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) approved a regulation to further clarify the definition of “lobbyist. [read post]
22 Jul 2016, 10:20 am by Tom Smith
Was it the formal start of an epic political disaster? [read post]
22 Jul 2016, 9:01 am by Keith Lee
., 353 U.S. 252 (1957) (Konigsberg I); see also, Deborah Rhode, Moral Character As A Professional Credential, 94 Yale L.J. 491, 497-502 (1985) (noting that State bars historically have excluded women, Jews, those of Eastern European decent, religious fanatics, Communists, and adulterers, among others, because these allegedly socially unacceptable or radical political behaviors were said to have demonstrated a propensity to violate professional norms).State Bar CFEs don’t exactly have… [read post]
22 Jul 2016, 8:55 am by Lawrence Solum
One question this raises is, if the Progressives were such racists, why is it that since the 1930s Afro-Americans and other people of color have consistently supported self-proclaimed progressive political candidates, and typically by very wide margins? [read post]
22 Jul 2016, 8:39 am by Daniel Shaviro
In last night's RNC speech, Trump was almost commendably up-front about the fact that he is proposing to replace the U.S. legal and political order with a Putinist dictatorship. [read post]
22 Jul 2016, 8:37 am by Andrew Hamm
” After reviewing three of Sanford’s First Amendment opinions, Scheb concludes that the Court (and Sanford in particular) was not “a reactionary behemoth bent on snuffing out all political discontent,” but was instead “determined to separate legitimate political activism from what was perceived to be a clear and present danger to the constitutional system. [read post]