Sen. Feingold and Sec. Kemp joined together last week to propose the Democracy Restoration Act...The proposal is noteworthy for several reasons, not the least of which is that it is made by two prominent political figures: a Democrat and a Republican...
Charles X. Ombwa is an Associate in the Brennan Center’s Development Department. This past Christmas, he visited his family in his native Kenya. What follows are his thoughts on the country’s recent election.
"White House Victory." The words have a surprising ring these day given how little capital the administration has left to spend. But these are exactly the words used to describe yesterday's Senate vote to reauthorize FISA.
Most people who cast ballots on Super Tuesday believed they were voting not just for a new face in the White House but also for sweeping new policies. Few believe a President McCain, Obama or Clinton would hew to all of the policies of Bush and Cheney--and even fewer believe they should.