Strengthening Congressional Oversight

Jonathan Bydlak at LegBranch.org: Dear Vice Chair Shelby and Ranking Member Braun, We the undersigned right-of-center organizations and individuals write to express our support for strengthening Congress, and rebuilding its capacity for policymaking and oversight....

Endangered Species

On December 28, 1973, President Richard M. Nixon signed the Endangered Species Act.  In his signing statement, he said:  “Nothing is more priceless and more worthy of preservation than the rich array of animal life with which our country has been blessed. It is...

Higher Education Earmarks

Alexis Gravely at Inside Higher Ed: The House Appropriations Committee has approved more than $272 million in funding through earmarks that would go to projects at 228 colleges and universities, according to an analysis conducted by Inside Higher Ed. The earmarks span...