My Lunch with the Justice

I did not realize until recently, while researching more deeply O’Connor’s history-making 1981 appointment as the first woman nominated...

Educated?

The Chronicle of Higher Education is out with fascinating new research about the educational attainment of all of the country’s 7,000...

Budget Blues

The Utah state budget is far from flush. The Salt Lake Tribune laments, as legislators do, a $313 million “structural deficit” in Utah....

The State Fiscal Crisis

California’s new – old – governor, Jerry Brown, delivered his State of State address to the legislature last night. Lots of gloom and...

Electing Judges

Retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor has been speaking out and writing about the inherent problems associated with...