Bruce Ackerman

Bruce Ackerman is a professor at Yale Law School and a co-author of Voting with Dollars.

Jurisprudence
April 4 2014 3:03 PMAll Eyes on ObamaObama needs to put his money where his mouth is on campaign finance reform.
The Hive
June 4 2012 1:44 PMWe the People Rise AgainHow could we (prudently) amend the Constitution by national referendum?
Jurisprudence
July 29 2011 4:31 PMCrisis? What Crisis?Cheer up, America: Our nation won't default, nor is our government dysfunctional.
Jurisprudence
April 22 2009 3:47 PMAbolish the White House CounselAnd the Office of Legal Counsel, too, while we're at it.
Jurisprudence
Jan. 13 2009 4:30 PMImpeach Jay BybeeWhy should a suspected war criminal serve as a federal judge?
Jurisprudence
July 15 2008 3:35 PMTake Your Paws off the Presidency!Does the Bush administration have a secret succession order that bypasses Congress?
Politics
June 25 2007 2:23 PMDown With Plutocrats and Fat Cat DonorsGive the rest of us money to spend on campaign contributions.
Jurisprudence
July 17 2006 3:31 PMDetain GameHow Congress can make Guantanamo even worse.
Jurisprudence
Dec. 20 2005 1:41 PMThe Secrets They KeepHow telling the president what he'd like to hear can be good for your career.
Jurisprudence
Nov. 2 2012 6:31 PMElection BossesHow to stop employers from telling workers whom to vote for.
Politics
Dec. 28 2011 12:58 PMA Christmas Gift for the PentagonRemember how it turned retired generals into media shills? Lax oversight means it could happen again.
Jurisprudence
Dec. 9 2009 5:48 PMWhat Will Congress Do About Afghanistan?Lawmakers should set new rules now for asserting their war powers later.
Recycled
April 17 2009 2:31 PMImpeach Jay BybeeWhy should a suspected war criminal serve as a federal judge?
Jurisprudence
Oct. 21 2008 4:25 PMBush's Final IllusionThe president's agreement with Iraq bypasses Congress. Again.
Jurisprudence
May 2 2008 12:34 PMHey, What About the 24th?The constitutional amendment about voting rights that the Supreme Court forgot.
Jurisprudence
Sept. 18 2006 3:43 PMBad Party LineAll the reasons to hate Bush's wiretapping bill.
Jurisprudence
April 5 2006 2:39 PMThe Perils of Judicial RestraintIf the Supreme Court won't intervene on "enemy combatant" cases, Congress must.
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