Using executive power, Governor Mark Dayton, recognized as one of the best governors in the US, has laid out protections for pollinators in Minnesota. The Minnesota Department of Agriculture is ordered to implement recently developed recommendations related to neonicotinoid pesticides. Potential users must demonstrate a real need for the products, and use them properly. This…
Obama's Operation Choke Point Is "Unbridled Abuse Of Executive Power, Completely Outside The Rule Of Law" A large portion of that is “Operation Choke Point,” the regulatory “assault” instituted by the Federal Government to force theShow More Summary
ANOTHER RUBE SELF-IDENTITIES: Once Skeptical of Executive Power, Obama Has Come to Embrace It. In nearly eight years in office, President Obama has sought to reshape the nation with a sweeping assertion of executive authority and a canon of regulations that have inserted the United States government more deeply into American life. Once a presidential […]
(Steven Hayward) I’m sure the New York Times didn’t think it was doing what I claim in the headline here with its remarkable story yesterday on Obama’s use of executive power, but what else would you conclude from taking in the direct and cleared-eyed prose of Binyamin Appelbaum and Michael D. Show More Summary
New York Times: “Blocked for most of his presidency by Congress, Mr. Obama has sought to act however he could. In the process he created the kind of government neither he nor the Republicans wanted — one that depended on [...]
Submitted by Jeremiah Johnson (nom de plume of retired Green Beret of the US Army Special Forces) via SHTFPlan.com, In an earlier article I touched on the withering attack on the 2 nd Amendment that has subsided to a “dull throb” for the moment. Show More Summary
Mr. Obama will leave the White House as one of the most prolific authors of major regulations in presidential history.
Laika CEO Travis Knight talks about balancing art, executive power and family.
All those expansions of executive power could come back to haunt us...
Arbitrary and intrusive executive power, with the threat it can pose to individual rights and the rule of law, is not some novel development of the past Presidency or two (or three or four). It goes back to the earliest days of the Republic. Show More Summary
Remember when we said this: They will go after you by the terrorist watch list, the no-fly list, and any other assortment of executive powers and decisions and regulations and rulings. They will never confiscate your guns. They will prevent you from renewing your driver’s license, your hunting license, your fishing license, your professional license, […]
We have transitioned away from the traditional three branches of government — the legislative, the executive, and the judicial — to a new form under President Obama
MEGAN MCARDLE: Obamacare, Executive Power and the Rule of Law. A few weeks back, I noted that a judge had ruled against the Obama administration in a dispute over health-insurance subsidies. Some background: Obamacare makes insurers reduce out of pocket costs, like deductibles, to low-income people who purchase qualifying plans; the government is supposed to […]
MY USA TODAY COLUMN: Why The Next President Must Be White, Male, and Republican: Media watchdogs snoozed while Obama expanded executive power. They’ll wake up and bite when it’s Trump.
RICHARD EPSTEIN: The Perils of Executive Power. Our President should always be a straight, white, Republican male, since only then does our chattering class fully perceive the dangers of an unchecked executive.
A baby's cry not only commands our attention, it also rattles our executive functions -- the very neural and cognitive processes we use for making everyday decisions, according to a new study.
The tortured, roundabout, drawn-out process that led last fall to the final disapproval of the Keystone XL pipeline project was equal parts astonishing and frustrating. After a seven-year process, in...
TRUMP IS ALREADY HAVING AN IMPACT, helping the Boston Globe learn to worry about executive powers.
Three times, House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., explained Thursday on CNN why he cannot support the Republican Party’s presumptive nominee, Donald Trump. Seen in light of previous statements by Ryan, it’s clear that the speaker’s biggest...Show More Summary