(Pixabay) Here’s what we learned from enacting and defending a modest reform. A  national movement to reform “civil forfeiture” is underway. In many states, current policy allows the government to confiscate property on the grounds…

(Pixabay) The Social Security 2100 Act doesn't live up to the rhetoric. On January 31, over 200 House Democrats jointly introduced the Social Security 2100 Act, legislation that would expand Social Security both by raising…

There Is No New Deal

There Is No New Deal

President Franklin Roosevelt delivers a fireside chat from the White House, 1933 (National Archives) FDR and his advisers made it up as they went along, with no coherent plan. In his piece “There Is No…

Then-California Governor Jerry Brown (center) signs a railroad rail during a groundbreaking ceremony for the California High Speed Rail project in Fresno, Calif., January 6, 2015. (Robert Galbraith/Reuters) California’s bullet train was (and is) the…

Michael Bloomberg speaks at the International Monetary Fund/World Bank meeting in Washington, D.C., April 19, 2018. (Yuri Gripas/Reuters) Michael Bloomberg has allocated $500 million to deny President Trump a second term in 2020, either by…

King, a wire fox terrier, poses for photographs after winning Best in Show at the 143rd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Tuesday. It's the 15th time a wire fox terrier has taken the top spot.…

Suspected serial killer Samuel Little, 78 told investigators he might have committed as many as 90 murders across the country, the FBI said. USA TODAY The color of their lipstick. The jewelry they wore. The city…

The annual J.D. Power study gauges the dependability of three-year-old vehicles. This study tested 2016 models. USA TODAY Toyota dominated a prestigious annual study on vehicle dependability, but General Motors was close behind and German…

TEMPE, Ariz. -- New Arizona Cardinals coach Kliff Kingsbury may have said he liked Kyler Murray in October, but Tuesday he said he's sticking with Josh Rosen. "Our feelings toward Josh haven't waned or changed…

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Looking tired and beaten while trailing Louisville by 23 points, Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski told his players they would win the game. Whether he believed it or not didn't matter. The Blue…

NEW ORLEANS -- Anthony Davis doesn't want to play for New Orleans anymore. In a blowout loss Tuesday night, he noticed his teammates might have felt the same way. "We sucked," Davis said. "Nobody was…

Sacramento Kings forward Harrison Barnes, right, goes to the basket against Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside during the second half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, in Sacramento, Calif. The Kings won…