Hans A. von Spakovsky is a Senior Legal Fellow at The Heritage Foundation and former Justice Department official. He is coauthor of “Who’s Counting? How Fraudsters and Bureaucrats Put Your Vote at Risk”.
Aug 09, 2017
Chicago is plagued with violent crime. It suffered nearly 800 homicides last year, and that’s only part of the picture. So why is Mayor Rahm Emanuel fighting so hard to make sure that immigration authorities don’t pick up and deport criminal illegal aliens from his not-so-fair city?
Aug 02, 2017
The Second Amendment has won (again) in Washington. So why won't the Supreme Court fully enforce it?
Washington residents, you don’t have to holster your Second Amendment rights anymore.
Jul 13, 2017
When a partisan member of the bureaucratic swamp resigns, that’s something to cheer about. And huzzahs were certainly in order last week when the nation’s top “ethics” officer, Walter Shaub, announced that he is resigning, effective July 19.
Jun 28, 2017
The March 6 executive order suspended for 90 days the entry of foreigners from six terrorist safe havens -- Syria, Libya, Iran, Yemen, Somalia, and Sudan -– while the government determines if it has the vetting procedures in place to prevent terrorists from getting into the country.
Jun 20, 2017
The Supreme Court agrees to tackle the biggest election law case in years. Will it 'weaponize' our federal courts?
When it comes to the question of gerrymandering, let's face it. Drawing up political districts is, by its very nature, a political exercise by the legislative branch.