Harvard Law School professor Lawrence Lessig has been beating the drums for a Constitution Convention for many years, and his long-range goal includes cancelling the Constitution in favor of a completely new law of the land.
Former Secretary of the Treasury Henry M. Paulson, Jr. is beating the drums for a carbon tax to fight global warming. Should we listen to him?
The Constitution of the United States does not give presidents the power to carry out major policy changes without the cooperation of other branches of government. But President Obama has demonstrated, time and again, that he has no respect for the Constitution's limitations on his power.