Department of Justice Archives - Ethics & Public Policy Center
More Twisted Logic on Obamacare
Obamacare was a bad law that advanced bad policy and fit very poorly with the structure of our constitutional system. But a recent Department of Justice brief in a federal district-court case repeats and reinforces the very worst of the counter-constitutional cynicism that characterized the Obama administration’s approach.
Obama Administration’s Outrageous War on North Carolina
An examination of the Justice Department’s claim that North Carolina’s implementation of its recently enacted H.B. 2 would place it in violation of the Civil Rights Act.
How Our Democracy Works
A move like the executive action on immigration announced by President Obama is a natural consequence of many years during which Congress has ceded power to the executive branch.