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This October marks the 30th anniversary of then-Attorney General Ed Meese’s speech on “The Law of the Constitution,” which was part of a series of — Read more
The federal government employs about two million employees, to the tune of roughly $337 billion per year. The magnitude of federal employment underscores the — Read more
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Ever since the Supreme Court declared, by a slim majority, that “the right of the people to keep and bear Arms” is an individual right — Read more
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The wars in Iraq and Afghanistan convinced many policymakers and scholars that the United States should pull back in international affairs and that restraint should — Read more
Co-hosted by the American Enterprise Institute Both of the major parties agree that this is a crossroads election, but some implications of the vote may not — Read more
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