When the Means Won’t Achieve the Ends

This past May, Iowa Republicans in the state legislature passed, and Governor Kim Reynolds signed, the most restrictive abortion law in the nation. Then, on June 1st, a Polk County District Court Judge issued an injunction blocking the law from taking effect on its originally schedule date of July 1st. The law will remain unenforceable … Continue reading When the Means Won’t Achieve the Ends

The Judiciary the Founders Tried to Protect Us From

“The framers of the Constitution were so clear in the federalist papers and elsewhere that they felt an independent judiciary was critical to the success of the nation. Now you are seeing proposals in Congress to cut budgets of courts in an effort to in effect punish them for things the legislators don't like. This … Continue reading The Judiciary the Founders Tried to Protect Us From