Democratic Senator from Vermont and the Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee
Last year, the US Supreme Court ruled that key parts of the Voting Rights Act, signed by Lyndon Johnson in 1965, had outlived their usefulness.
Jun. 9, 2014from To the Point
The idea of the patent is to protect inventors from copycats who steal their ideas. Patents are crucial to US dominance of the world economy.
Sep. 16, 2011from To the Point
It’s invisible in some places, but dirty air kills millions of people all over the world. That’s even true in America, despite the Clean Air Act and California’s Air Resources Board.
Apr. 29from To the Point
Everyone’s lawyering up.
May. 15from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
It’s a special live Left, Right & Center recorded at UC Santa Barbara.
May. 10from Left, Right & Center
Partisanship is more powerful than science, even for conservative environmentalists. They don’t buy warnings about an existential crisis.
May. 6from To the Point
Get ready for more debate about health insurance as Trump runs for re-election. Democratic hopefuls are debating reforms while Republicans accuse them of “socialized medicine.”
May. 9from To the Point
Secretary Nielsen resigns, starting a string of departures at DHS
Apr. 12from Left, Right & Center
Joe Biden is in.
Apr. 26from Left, Right & Center
The U.S. government’s attack on the WikiLeaks founder covers up a menacing assault on the First Amendment, argues journalist Bruce Shapiro.
Apr. 26from Scheer Intelligence
More than 300 people died in a series of bombings at churches and high-end hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday.
Apr. 23from Press Play with Madeleine Brand