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I owe Mitt Romney an apology. During the 2012 Republican presidential primary season, I repeatedly criticized Romney - and personally challenged him during his editorial board meeting with the Washington Examiner - for promising that if elected, on day one of his presidency, he would grant Obamacare waivers to all 50 states.
In the post-Edward Snowden world of uncertainty and mistrust surrounding electronic surveillance, one reform stands out both for its sensibility and the broad political support it has engendered: updating the 1986 Electronic Communications Privacy Act, or ECPA.
And he is not alone. Just over two months ago, another office-holder, also speaking at a Washington think tank, called inequality a "crisis in America today," later adding in another speech: "I submit that the great challenge of our generation is America's growing crisis of stagnation and sclerosis - a crisis that comes down to a shortage of ... (more)
THE LEDE : Patent reform advocates are focusing their attention on the Senate now that the House has passed the Innovation Act, authored by Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlate The Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to hold a hearing Dec. 17 on the Patent Transparency and Improvements Act, by Chairman Patrick Leahy and Sen. Mike Lee .
Overstock.com, Inc. today applauded the bipartisan passage of the Innovation Act, a measure targeting abusive litigation practices in the patent area.
Mainstream GOP senators should stop looking over their right shoulder. It's harder than one might think to primary them from the right.
Bills have been introduced into both the House and the Senate to dismantle the federal government's role in interstate highways and leave that massive responsibility to individual states.
MyWebGrocer's efforts to battle so-called patent trolls gained momentum Wednesday as Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., visited the online grocery marketing company to discuss anti-troll legislation he's sponsoring with Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah.
In their Wednesday NRO piece , "Restore the Founders' Patent System," my esteemed colleagues Representative Bob Goodlatte and Senator Mike Lee spent their first four paragraphs dishing out the boilerplate about the high importance the Founders placed on protecting our most innovative citizens, while touting their constitutional responsibility to ... (more)
Americans living in urban areas are driving less than they were ten years ago, according to a new report by U.S. Public Interest Research Group .
Republican lawmakers bashed the Obama administration at a House Judiciary Committee hearing Tuesday for opting not to enforce core parts of the Affordable Care Act, such as minimum requirements for individual healthcare plans.
The Bill, authored by Senators Rand Paul , Mike Lee and Dean Heller and by Representative Mark Amodei , seeks to make two fundamental changes to the ESA: to alter the balance of power between states and the federal government, and to provide new property rights to landowners impacted by the ESA.
Utah's Hill Air Force Base was selected Tuesday as an operational base for a fleet of new fighter jets.
If the Republican Party descends into civil war over the next two years, a luncheon in October of this year will count as its Fort Sumter.