Apr 24, 2015
Proclaiming morality while practicing cupidity, states have tried to hit the sweet spot of cigarette taxes , high enough to maximize revenue without excessively discouraging smoking.
Apr 19, 2015
The Agricultural Marketing Agreement Act of 1937 is the government's reason for stealing Marvin and Laura Horne's raisins.
Apr 12, 2015
This week brings a constitutional moment illustrating a paradox of Barack Obama's presidency. The legislation proposed by Sen. Bob Corker concerning Iran, asserts Congress' foreign policy responsibilities and prerogatives.
Apr 9, 2015
With a vast menu of crimes from which to choose, prosecutors can "overcharge" a target, presenting him or her with the choice between capitulation-through-plea-bargain or a trial with a potentially severe sentence.
Apr 5, 2015
Visiting a struggling pitcher on the mound, Baltimore Orioles manager Earl Weaver advised, "If you know how to cheat, start now." Be advised that Googling is cheating.
Apr 2, 2015
Cruz, and all other Republican aspirants, must be measured against Pennsylvania. It is one of the 18 states that have voted Democratic in six consecutive elections and that, with the District of Columbia, total 242 electoral votes.
Mar 29, 2015
Another Clinton presidency probably would include a reprise of the couple's well-known patterns of behavior.
Mar 26, 2015
Every day the Chinese go to work, Americans get a raise.