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Wanted: Lawmakers Who Shoulder Responsibility

quoting Morris P. Fiorinavia The Hill
Monday, February 12, 2018
Washington may have enacted a budget deal early Friday, but bitter divisions laid bare along the way. Now the failure to grapple with how to pay for the increased spending bode ill for our government’s ability to resolve the multitude of pressing — but still gridlocked — issues.
Interviews

Jamil Jaffer On House Intelligence Committee Memos And The Mueller Investigation

interview with Jamil Jaffervia C-SPAN
Friday, February 9, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Jamil Jaffer discusses the latest on the Mueller investigation and disputes over House Intelligence Committee memos.

In the News

A Year Of Key Leader Absences At Justice Department ‘Almost Mind-Blowing,’ Officials Say

quoting Jamil Jaffervia McClatchy DC Bureau
Tuesday, January 30, 2018

President Donald Trump has repeatedly emphasized the return of the rule of law during his presidency, but the department dedicated to enforcing the law has remained without key leaders since he took office.

In the News

Senate Russia Investigators Are Interested In Jill Stein

quoting Michael McFaulvia Euronews
Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Two Senate committees probing Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election have now asked for materials related to Green Party candidate Jill Stein's campaign.

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Tuesday Round-Up

quoting Henry I. Millervia SCOTUSblog
Tuesday, December 19, 2017

In an op-ed for The Washington Times, Henry Miller urges the court to review Weyerhaeuser United States Fish and Wildlife Service, in which “the government seeks to seize control of land it does not own, to protect an endangered species of frog that does not live there, force private landowners to tear down a healthy native forest, and install at landowner expense a new forest the landowner does not want.”

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In Defense Of Rosenstein’s And Wray’s Responses To Trump

by Jack Goldsmithvia Lawfare
Wednesday, December 6, 2017

I wrote Monday morning about costs within the Justice Department when its leaders stay silent in the face of the President’s caustic attacks on the department’s independence and integrity. I mentioned in particular the silence of Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, and FBI Director Christopher Wray.

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James Comey And Robert Mueller Imperil The Rule Of Law

by Peter Berkowitzvia Wall Street Journal
Monday, October 23, 2017

The former FBI directors tend to investigate Republicans far more zealously than Democrats.

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The Least Dangerous Branch

by Adam J. Whitevia Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, August 8, 2017

With the growth of the administrative state, much of Congress’s policy-making role has been usurped by executive-branch agencies. Adam White reviews ‘Congress’s Constitution’ by Josh Chafetz.

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The Classicist: A Cold Civil War?

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia The Classicist
Wednesday, June 21, 2017

How growing political and cultural differences are alienating Americans from their fellow countrymen -- and whether we can endure.

In the News

How Kamala Harris Is Bringing “California Resistance” To Washington

quoting Bill Whalenvia San Jose Mercury News
Tuesday, May 30, 2017

While there’s little electoral downside in California to Harris’ strident criticism of Trump, her fiery rhetoric, to say nothing of the F-bombs, might not play as well across middle America if she does decide to run for president someday, said Bill Whalen, a former GOP strategist who is now a research fellow at Stanford’s Hoover Institution.

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