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18 Dec 2016, 6:42 am by Rick Hills
Jeff Rosen reminds us to take heart in Heather Gerken's "Progressive Federalism," in which national minorities can press ahead with state and local initiatives that would perish in a pigeonhole if suggested in the halls of Congress. [read post]
14 Dec 2016, 7:55 am by Ilya Somin
Yale Law School Professor Heather Gerken has long argued that liberals should take a more favorable view of federalism. [read post]
5 Dec 2016, 11:38 am by Ilya Somin
In recent years, some on the left have shown a greater openness to setting limits on federal power, and scholars such as Heather Gerken have pointed out that state and local governments now often protect vulnerable minorities better than Washington does. [read post]
24 Nov 2016, 9:30 pm by Justin S. Daniel
” Professor Heather Gerken of Yale Law School reportedly called the decision “a huge deal,” that could have major implications for the next phase of redistricting in 2021. [read post]
11 Jul 2016, 5:00 am by JB
Finally, Heather Gerken argues that multiple jurisdictions allow groups to “dissent by deciding. [read post]
13 Nov 2015, 10:00 am by Dan Ernst
Richard Primus has now added to Heather Gerken's comment on Mary Bilder's Madison's Hand. over at Balkinization on the impact or lack thereof her findings for originalists. [read post]
12 Nov 2015, 8:43 am by Richard Primus
Yesterday on this blog Heather Gerken posted thoughts about Madison’s notes from the Constitutional Convention, inspired by a seminar on Mary Bilder’s fine new book Madison’s Hand: Revising the Constitutional Convention. [read post]
12 Nov 2015, 8:00 am by Dan Ernst
  Over at Balkinization, Heather Gerken, one of the participants, has a post on the symposium and a link to the video. [read post]
20 Sep 2015, 8:10 am
In a series of thoughtful posts at the Balkinization blog, and an important recent article, Yale Law School Professor Heather Gerken proposes a new “detente” between advocates of federalism and defenders of expansive national power. [read post]
14 Sep 2015, 5:50 pm by CrimProf BlogEditor
Heather Gerken (Yale University - Law School) has posted Federalism and Nationalism: Time for a Détente? [read post]
7 Aug 2015, 3:30 am by Charles Shanor
Charles Shanor An essay by Heather Gerken and James Dawson entitled Living Under Someone Else’s Law, 36 Democracy Journal 42 (2015) caught my attention several months ago. [read post]
6 Jul 2015, 2:37 pm
The other participants in the Forum are legal scholars Richard Thompson Ford (Stanford), Barry Friedman (NYU), Heather Gerken (Yale), Michael Klarman (Harvard), Larry Kramer (former Dean of Stanford Law School), and Suzanna Sherry (Vanderbilt). [read post]
27 May 2015, 4:54 pm by Ingrid Mattson
Contributors include many of the leading election law scholars in the country, including Heather Gerken (Yale Law School), Richard Briffault (Columbia Law School), as well as the book’s editors, Eugene Mazo (Wake Forest University School of Law), and Joshua A. [read post]
15 Apr 2015, 11:54 am by Matt Bodie
In case you were feeling accomplished for having gotten the kids to school on time this morning, Heather Gerken has written nine YA vampire novels for her tween daughter. [read post]
6 Apr 2015, 8:54 am by Andrew M. Ironside
The title of this post comes from this recent paper by Professor Heather Gerken, the abstract of which states: Is it possible to be in favor of a constitutional vote and against amending the Constitution to add it? [read post]
7 Mar 2015, 10:05 am by JB
This Friday I attended a workshop at Yale Law School on Sam Issacharoff's forthcoming book, Fragile Democracies: Constitutional Courts in the Breach, organized by my colleague Heather Gerken, Guy Charles of Duke and Michael Kang of Emory. [read post]
28 Feb 2015, 11:05 am by Neil Siegel
In recent posts describing a new article, Heather Gerken offers an account of the U.S. [read post]
20 Dec 2014, 11:11 am by Andrew M. Ironside
The title of this post comes from this intriguing essay by Professors Joseph Fishkin and Heather Gerken, the abstract of which states: In this essay, Professors Fishkin and Gerken argue that the Supreme Court’s deregulation of the campaign-finance system is... [read post]
24 Jul 2014, 6:42 am
Due to the law’s numerous flaws and continuing unpopularity, the ACA’s scheme of cooperative federalism has turned into a prime example of what Jessica Bulman-Pozen and Heather Gerken call “uncooperative federalism”: when state governments are given a major role in a federal program they oppose, they can sometimes undermine it by refusing to play ball. [read post]
20 Jun 2014, 5:55 am
Heather Gerken collects all of the posts here. [read post]