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The Rich Legacy Orrin Hatch Will Leave in the Senate

Washington, D.C. is filled to the brim with skilled politicians and bright people. What it has in short supply are people who possess those characteristics… Read More

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How Jeff Sessions Just Stopped the Justice Department from Robbing the Public

It might seem strange to see a headline stating that the U.S. attorney general has stopped the Justice Department from robbing the public, but that… Read More

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This Little-Used Tool Could Help Congress Undo Years of Government Overreach

In Washington, there is a saying that regulators never met a rule they didn’t like. Federal agencies, commonly referred to these days as the “fourth… Read More

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The Great George Washington Bridge Scandal, Part II

The federal traffic-jam prosecution of two former officials in New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s administration begins this week. The officials reduced access for one week… Read More

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‘Bridgegate’ Was Stupid, Not Criminal: DOJ Indictment Oversteps

This week, the infamous “Bridgegate” scandal goes to trial, with former officials in New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s administration facing serious charges from the U.S…. Read More

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Alaskan Hunter Triumphs Over Federal Agency in Supreme Court, for Now

For more than 15 years, John Sturgeon used a hovercraft to reach moose-hunting grounds in Alaska without any incident or objection. Then, one day in 2007… Read More

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What Scalia Taught Us

Antonin Gregory Scalia has died. For some, it is the painful loss of a husband or father. For those who knew him, it is the… Read More

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The Department of Justice Practice That Robs Taxpayers

The Department of Justice has a practice that robs taxpayers of money that should be paid into the federal treasury. As part of the settlement… Read More

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Could the Department of Justice Cut Teams From the Big Ten Conference With Fraud Laws?

With college football heating up, we’re all thinking the same thing. When will President Obama eliminate some teams from the Big Ten so that Ohio… Read More

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Time to Prosecute the EPA Like Any Other Company

Last month, the EPA caused a spill of toxic waste into the Animas River in Colorado. That event demonstrates that even the federal agency responsible for regulating… Read More

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