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22 May 2020, 3:00 am by Jim Sedor
Chao is married to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and has faced questions about whether her department has given preferential treatment to projects in the state. [read post]
17 May 2020, 9:01 pm by Neil H. Buchanan
Let us think for a moment about the argument that McConnell and his allies are making. [read post]
12 May 2020, 11:52 am by Margaret Taylor
Steve Daines would prohibit Section 215 of the USA Patriot Act from being used for warrantless collection of Americans’ internet website browsing and internet search history information. [read post]
6 May 2020, 12:01 pm by Scott R. Anderson, Margaret Taylor
This appears to be why Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell reconvened the Senate on May 4, despite Monahan’s warnings. [read post]
20 Mar 2020, 12:48 pm by Elliot Setzer
ICYMI: Yesterday on Lawfare Jen Patja Howell shared a bonus edition of the Lawfare Podcast, featuring a discussion with Steve Vladeck on presidential emergency powers and the coronavirus. [read post]
10 Mar 2020, 5:00 am by Margaret Taylor
The timing of when the Senate will act on Ratcliffe’s nomination is entirely up to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, who could choose—or be persuaded by the president—to sit on the nomination. [read post]
25 Jan 2020, 1:59 pm by Jacob Schulz
And Hannah Kris shared Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s proposed rules for the trial. [read post]
18 Jan 2020, 10:38 am by Hannah Kris
Mieke Eoyang and Anisha Hindocha criticized Mitch McConnell’s views on the procedure of the Senate impeachment trial. [read post]
17 Jan 2020, 12:49 pm by Hannah Kris
Robert Chesney and Steve Vladeck shared the 150th episode of the National Security Law Podcast, which features Robert Chesney, Steve Vladeck and Christopher Krebs, the Director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency. [read post]
9 Aug 2019, 3:00 am by Jim Sedor
Mitch McConnell’s campaign Twitter account, Team Mitch, has been locked out. [read post]
2 Aug 2019, 3:00 am by Jim Sedor
National/Federal Ex-McConnell Staffers Lobbied on Russian-Backed Kentucky Project Politico – Natasha Bertrand and Theodoric Meyer | Published: 7/31/2019 Two former top staffers to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell have lobbied Congress and the Treasury Department on the development of a new Kentucky aluminum mill backed by the Russian aluminum giant Rusal, according to a new lobbying disclosure. [read post]
11 Jul 2019, 8:43 am by David Super
  Although the Senate is scheduled to be in session several more days than the House, Majority Leader McConnell has jammed the calendar full of confirmations. [read post]
30 Jun 2019, 6:30 am by Sandy Levinson
Larry Lessig is clearly one of the most interesting and imaginative scholars within the legal academy, and he has written a book that fully vindicates the enthusiastic blurbs it receives (from myself, as well as others). [read post]
10 Jun 2019, 7:30 am by Sandy Levinson
 As many have noted, our own era is not an age where the proclivity to compromise is applauded, and it remains to be seen if a Democratic Congress can figure out a way to "check and balance" a President who has exhibited exemplary skills in bringing his political party to heel and making such figures as Lindsay Graham or Mitch McConnell "useful idiots" for his aggrandizing views of presidential power. [read post]
9 Jun 2019, 7:30 am by Sandy Levinson
  And even if Steve Calabresi is correct, as discussed in an earlier post, that at present Democrats control six of the twelve smallest states, it is also demonstrably true that these states are increasingly unrepresentative of the rich pluralism and multi-culturalism that typify the larger states. [read post]
24 May 2019, 3:00 am by Jim Sedor
A Conservative Activist’s Behind-the-Scenes Campaign to Remake the Nation’s Courts Anchorage Daily News – Robert O’Harrow Jr. and Shawn Boburg (Washington Post) | Published: 5/21/2019 At a time when President Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell are reshaping federal courts by installing conservative judges and Supreme Court justices, few people outside government have more influence over judicial appointments now than Leonard Leo. [read post]
“Really the best day since he got elected,” said Kellyanne Conway, the president’s counselor, about a day on which 400 pages dropped into the public’s lap describing relentless presidential misconduct and serial engagements between his campaign and a foreign actor. [read post]
31 Mar 2019, 9:20 am by Ilya Somin
Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s 2016 tactics did not even allow hearings. [read post]