Tomorrow, the U.S. House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform will hold a hearing to review the recommendations of the Commission on Evidence-Based Policymaking. That Commission issued a report earlier this month, called The Promise of Evidence-Based Policymaking. Evidence-based policymaking sounds great, doesn’t it? When
Too Little, Too Late: After loss of Judiciary Gavel, John Conyers wants a Civil Liberties Commission
After asking Congress for a year to reform the Patriot Act, John Conyers did no such thing, even though as Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee that was his job more than anybody else’s in the House of Representatives. He just frittered away the rest
There’s also no credible, specific information that any such attacks are being planned by anybody in particular. Yet, the federal government is spending more than six billion dollars this year in efforts to prevent bioterrorist attacks.