Browsing Month July, 2010

UC proves Prop. 209′s point – latimes.com

By at July 15, 2010 | 10:52 pm

UC proves Prop. 209's point Admissions records show that minorities don't need affirmative action. By David A. Lehrer and Joe R. Hicks July 12, 2010 The next few weeks will see renewed interest in a 14-year-old initiative that was, in its day, among the most hotly contested California ballot measures ever, Proposition 209. It prohibits the state from discriminating ... Go To Article

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Understanding Clarence Thomas’ extraordinary concurring opinion in McDonald v. Chicago – Reason

By at July 10, 2010 | 12:00 pm

Understanding Clarence Thomas' extraordinary concurring opinion in McDonald v. Chicago Damon W. Root | July 9, 2010 On December 11, 2002, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the case of Virginia v. Black. At issue was the constitutionality of a Virginia statute that prohibited the act of cross burning, a ban the Court later struck down as a violation of ... Go To Article

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Six Months to Go Until The Largest Tax Hikes in History

By at July 1, 2010 | 9:56 pm

Six Months to Go Until The Largest Tax Hikes in History From Ryan Ellis on Thursday, July 1, 2010 4:15 PM In just six months, the largest tax hikes in the history of America will take effect.  They will hit families and small businesses in three great waves on January 1, 2011: First Wave: Expiration of 2001 and 2003 Tax Relief In 2001 and 2003, the GOP Congress ... Go To Article

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