DNC rules change leaves Lessig out of 2016 Democrat debates, forced to leave the race


Harvard professor Lawrence Lessig has ended his nascent bid to become the Democrats' nominee for president, despite some remarkable fundraising and outreach. Citing the Democratic National Committee's last minute rules change for qualifying to get into the party's next debate, Dr. Lessig says he is at a distinct disadvantage, one he sees no way of… Continue reading DNC rules change leaves Lessig out of 2016 Democrat debates, forced to leave the race

Study ranks state governments on transparency, corruption


To many, "government integrity" is, and has always been, an oxymoron. We rarely expect those who we hire to serve us from whichever office, chamber or desk, to remain, or retain, the commitment to honest, open government they may have promised when they were asking for our vote. Occasionally, in times of particularly lean trust… Continue reading Study ranks state governments on transparency, corruption