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Hammered for going around Congress with executive orders, President Obama should go further on voting and transparency, to make government work better.
Data collection now allows campaigns to target voters like never before. Is that good or bad for democracy?
Despite skyrocketing campaign spending, no one’s sure all that effort really works.
When the Supreme Court upheld Michigan’s ban on affirmative action in higher education Tuesday, they were continuing a painful, divisive conversation on the topic of race in America.
The Department of Justice today announced a clemency initiative aimed at easing sentences for all qualified federal inmates.
A federal appeals panel ordered the U.S. government to turn over a classified memo outlining the legal justification for the 2011 drone strike that killed U.S. citizen Anwar Al-Awlaki.
Common-sense rule reform can help put judges on empty benches. However, in a climate of hyper-partisanship, it may not be enough.
What you might have missed among the ensuing McCutcheon hub-bub is that the Supreme Court actually left one part of campaign finance law alone.