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Cushman on Economic Crisis & American Constitutional Law

Barry Cushman (Notre Dame Law School) has posted The Place of Economic Crisis in American Constitutional Law: The Great Depression As a Case Study (Forthcoming, Liberal Constitutions in Financial Crises, Tom Ginsburg, Mark Rosen, & Georg Vanberg, eds., Cambridge University Press, 2019)  … Continue reading

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Budget Cuts to CDC’s Epidemic Programs Endanger American Lives

A former chief of the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said that the decision of the Center to cut down 80% of the epidemic prevention activities overseas could raise the danger for the United States. The reason … Continue reading

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American Lawyer Media Releases Law Firm Merger and Lateral Modeling Tool: Let the Scenario Planning Begin

American Lawyer Media (or more precisely, Steven Brill the founder of the American Lawyer) pioneered the collection of law firm data in the mid-1980’s with the publication of the first Amlaw 100 list.  For better or for worse, the  ALM … Continue reading

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American middle class is stable in size, but losing ground financially to upper-income families

Pew: “About half (52%) of American adults lived in middle-class households in 2016. This is virtually unchanged from the 51% who were middle class in 2011. But while the size of the nation’s middle class remained relatively stable, financial gains … Continue reading

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Securing the Vote Protecting American Democracy 2018

The National Academies of Sciences: “During the 2016 presidential election, America’s election infrastructure was targeted by actors sponsored by the Russian government. Securing the Vote: Protecting American Democracy examines the challenges arising out of the 2016 federal election, assesses current … Continue reading

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