Democratic presidential aspirants Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton have dueling financial reform plans. Sanders wants to resurrect the Glass-Steagall Act; Clinton opposes the idea.
Sanders thinks the repeal of Glass-Steagall caused the 2008 financial crisis. Clinton denies it.
As I wrote in October, one problem with the theory that “repeal of Glass-Steagall caused the…
Reuters’s environment correspondent Alister Doyle provides even more fodder for why a carbon (energy) tax or the...…
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) has a new idea to make it easier to pass legislation: Cut Republicans out of...…
Just the other day, Senator Richard Durbin (D-IL) objected to Senator Tom Coburn’s (R-OK) move to force the reading of...…
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
From the IRS targeting of certain advocacy organizations, to proposals to overturn free speech cases and give Congress power to restrict political speech, to restrictions — Read more
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
***Webcast Only***The Heritage Foundation’s Edwin Meese III Center for Legal and Judicial Studies is honored to announce that Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas will deliver — Read more
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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