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The more expansive government is, the more perils people face in daily live

The more expansive government is, the more perils people face in daily lives, be it from IRS agents or from child support services, or from other agencies that often have little or no legal restraints on their power.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

The 'Total Information Awareness' project is truly diabolical - mostly beca

The 'Total Information Awareness' project is truly diabolical - mostly because of the legal changes which have made it possible in the first place. As a consequence of the Patriot Act, government now has access to all sorts of private and commercial datab
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

If the court strikes down the Defense of Marriage Act, is that a 'liberal'

If the court strikes down the Defense of Marriage Act, is that a 'liberal' result enabling gay couples married in states where gay marriage is legal to enjoy the same economic advantages that federal laws now grant to straight couples? Or is it a 'conserv
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Congress has an obligation to clear the legal fog by passing my bill to req

Congress has an obligation to clear the legal fog by passing my bill to require the federal government to obtain a warrant if it wants to conduct aerial surveillance.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

It is indefensible that IRS Commissioner Koskinen has not been held account

It is indefensible that IRS Commissioner Koskinen has not been held accountable for failing to meet his legal obligations. This is exactly what the American people are tired of when they say that our government is on the wrong track.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

The settlers, as we know, are the only people in Israel who take the Left s

The settlers, as we know, are the only people in Israel who take the Left seriously. When you read the settlers' publications, you think that the leftists are everywhere: The leftists infiltrate the government, the leftists run the Defense Ministry, the l
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Hillary Clinton is in political trouble and perhaps even legal trouble over

Hillary Clinton is in political trouble and perhaps even legal trouble over her use of private e-mail accounts and bypassing government-issued accounts containing substantial amounts of information that belongs to the federal government. But ultimately, I
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

I propose that the government should get out of the business of marrying pe

I propose that the government should get out of the business of marrying people and, instead, only give legal status to civil unions.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Disclosure of private e-mails from government officials has been a legal is

Disclosure of private e-mails from government officials has been a legal issue in many states.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

We believe that government in Britain is there to protect people from terro

We believe that government in Britain is there to protect people from terrorism and from the worst criminality, but never at the expense of our civil liberties and the basic tenets of our legal system.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

The NSA has different reporting requirements for each branch of government

The NSA has different reporting requirements for each branch of government and each of its legal authorities.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

There isn't much question that the person who obtained the WikiLeaks cables

There isn't much question that the person who obtained the WikiLeaks cables from a classified U.S. government network broke U.S. law and should expect to face the consequences. The legal rights of a website that publishes material acquired from that perso
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago