Monday, Nov 15 2010

Congress and the Lame Duck Session

Congress begins its lame-duck session. On the agenda -- the Bush-era tax cuts, the Pentagon's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy, Medicare reimbursement rates and other key legislative issues.

The Preamble to the U.S. Constitution.

The Preamble to the U.S. Constitution.

Monday, Nov 15 2010

The Constitution Today: Federalism

The constitution of the United States established a government based on federalism or a power-share between the national, state and local government. The intent was to differentiate us from countries with a centralized government, like...

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