An examination of the implications of Biden’s new China sanctions.
Latest in Congress
The 127-page report provides the most comprehensive account to date of the intelligence, security and communications failures that precipitated the Jan. 6 assault on the Capitol.
Join us for a discussion about the most ambitious legislative effort to date for combating the prevalence of sexual assault in the military.
Here is background and analysis on the most ambitious legislative effort to date for combating the prevalence of sexual assault in the military.
In its effort to address qualified immunity, Congress should distinguish between civil actions that seek to encourage agency reform and civil actions that serve to punish wrongdoers who engage in extreme conduct. This post offers a path forward for achieving those twin goals.
The agreement is a lost opportunity that may not represent itself again for quite some time.
The bipartisan compromise the House will consider on Wednesday could support a serious investigation. It could also produce deadlock and grandstanding. Everything will depend on the commission’s composition and staffing.
It's time to apply vicarious liability to local governments whose police officers violate the civil rights of residents. The change would be a more important reform for Section 1983 litigation than getting rid of qualified immunity for individual officers.
The House Judiciary Committee’s agreement with Don McGahn would have been a big win for Congress had it come back in 2019. Coming today, though, it presents a much more muddled picture.
Join us for a discussion on congressional reform.