Author Archives: Bruce Fein
A congressional majority has the power to do more than you think.
Instead of surrendering another core function of Congress to the executive branch.
Bradley Birkenfeld exposed massive tax evasion in offshore banks, and was jailed for his efforts.
Trump’s nominee would only compound the Supreme Court’s troublesome pro-presidential jurisprudence.
With a flick of his pen, the president thwarts Congressional will on Yemen, Gitmo, and presidential powers.
As the media fulminates, they fail to see how Trump has kept the usual machinery running.
This is what the president should say about future military action on fellow members’ behalf.
Trump is hardly our first emperor. The warfare state has been trampling the Constitution for a long time.
Amazon’s bid for $10 billion cloud computing deal has competitors crying foul.
He did two years in prison for exposing America’s torture program. It’s time to right Barack Obama’s worst injustice.
Some 90 percent or more of our multi-trillion-dollar warfare state, surveillance state, bail-out state, and welfare state could be eliminated over time.
F.H. Buckley tries and fails to argue that Donald Trump doesn’t need Congress to bomb.
If anything, Cohen and possibly Trump could be in a bit of a jam.
Top Pentagon leaders insist we can still win the war in Afghanistan. What if they had to say what they really think?
Forget the next great statesman, we need to make the Constitution the battleground of our politics.
Trying to end war means doing battle with the Pentagon’s patented tricks.
A bipartisan vanguard is actually taking their constitutional authority seriously.
Contrary to what Presidents Truman, Eisenhower, and Bush have taught, America’s freedom …
Terror In The Balance, Eric A. Posner and Adrian Vermeule, Oxford University Press, 328 pages
from The American Conservative