Significant Brennan Center For Justice Survey of State Voting Laws in the U.S.

by on October 20, 2018 3:46 pm
Please see here and here for the Brennan Center (for Justice)’s: Voting Laws Roundup 2018 [T]the fight continues against voter suppression across the country. For more information on the Brennan Center’s work on voting rights and elections, please see here.

POTUS 45's Corruption Is Egregious But Just "A Drop in the Bucket"

by on October 20, 2018 1:41 pm
Further to earlier posts — such as this one — about the corruption of POTUS 45, please see here for: HOMEPOLITICSPOLITICS FEATURES OCTOBER 10, 2018 1:38PM ET Taibbi: Trump Is Just One Player in a Much, Much Larger Tax Story That big ‘New York Times’ expose should most of all remind us that upper-class tax… Read more POTUS 45's Corruption Is Egregious But Just "A Drop in the Bucket"

Two Important New Pieces -- (1) "Presidential Norms and Article II" & (2) "Presidential Attacks on the Press"

by on October 20, 2018 11:37 am
Please see: (1) Daphna Renan, Presidential Norms and Article II, 131 Harvard Law Review 2187-2282 (2018): Abstract [emphasis added] The nature of the presidency cannot be understood without reference to norms. The written provisions of our constitutional structure do not, by themselves, offer a sufficiently thick network of understandings to create a workable government. Rather,… Read more Two Important New Pieces -- (1) "Presidential Norms and Article II" & (2) "Presidential Attacks on the Press"