Dec 5

Is economic turmoil creating a “democracy gap”?

Posted 2 years, 4 months ago.


The clear, underlying message is that politicians elected by the people cannot be trusted with making unpopular decisions.

Oct 25

Say What?: “Extensive private talks”

Posted 2 years, 5 months ago.


A New York Times op-ed defended the use of close-doors talks for the congressional supercommittee. The framers of the Constitution might agree.

Aug 29

Q&A: A handy guide to the congressional “supercommittee”

Posted 2 years, 7 months ago.


Here are 10 things you should know about the bipartisan committee charged with reducing the federal deficit.