Deep State to the Rescue

In March 2018, Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced that his agency would include a citizenship question on the 2020 census in response to a request from the Justice Department, ostensibly to develop data for protection of voting rights. In… Read More ›

Nullification by Sheriff

Has partisanship come to this? Didn’t it used to be a safe bet that law-enforcement personnel would enforce all laws, whether or not they personally agree with them? No longer—at least when it comes to guns. As states have approved dozens… Read More ›

Dumbing Down to the New Normal

Some of us who recall our civics lessons vaguely remember that President Lincoln and the Civil War settled the belief that a state could nullify a law of Congress (it cannot). However, recent research indicates that a number of states… Read More ›