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Party Loyalty

Rob Portman Shows Why Political Pandering Has Become A Dangerous Game

P.G. Sittenfeld | Posted 09.21.2016 | Politics
P.G. Sittenfeld

Once upon a time, promising to support whoever won your party's presidential nomination seemed like a harmless exercise in party loyalty. But that was when people manifestly unfit to hold the job rarely rose to the status of frontrunner in either major party. Those days are gone.

Judges for Sale

Dick Simpson | Posted 03.21.2012 | Chicago
Dick Simpson

Campaign contributions for judges undermine the credibility of the judicial system. Merit selection of judges would be better, but public funding would lessen corruption immediately.

The Coming of Senator Brown

Judge H. Lee Sarokin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Judge H. Lee Sarokin

What are the chances of flipping a coin several hundred times and having the results split 60-40 (or soon to be 59-41) with every 100 flips? I am no s...

Why I Divorced the Democratic Party: A Response to My Health Care Critics

Keli Goff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Keli Goff

When I started writing about young Black voters, I found that I had much more in common with some of my subjects than with some of the liberals I had worked with and for.

Precedent George Bush

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Bush's term in office will be remembered for the precedents it set, particularly in relation to the presidential power, and the separation of powers between the three branches of U.S. government.