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Jim Huffman is Dean Emeritus of Lewis & Clark Law School and a Visiting Fellow at the Hoover Institution.


The Travesty Of Signing Day

Opinion | Jim Huffman
'Are we running institutions of higher education or athletic training camps?'

Unspecified Charges Of Voter Suppression Aren't A 'Better Politics,' Mr. President

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Loose talk about being denied the right to vote is precisely about "demonizing" the other side.

Columbia Law School Offers Students A Fainting Couch

Opinion | Jim Huffman
'It seems that a suspicion of bias justifies making an example of two police officers without regard for the facts.'

Do Democrats Really Believe Obama Is Within The Scope Of Executive Power?

Opinion | Jim Huffman
There is bipartisan agreement to be partisan about the constitutional limits of the presidency.

The Academy And The Right To Be Comfortable

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Preparing kids for the real world by teaching them to whine to get what they want

The Case Against Early Voting

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Easy voting and high voter turnout are not the goals of democratic governance.

What The Media Left Out About The Riot In Keene

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Pumpkin festivals and genuine community take a backseat to hooliganism

Leave The President's Legacy To Historians

Opinion | Jim Huffman
President Obama is contemplating closing Guantanamo -- but not for the right reason.

If Voters Need To Be Bribed To Turn Out, Do We Really Want Them Voting?

| Jim Huffman
Democracy depends on accepting the burdens of self-government, not just goosing the rolls.

EPA's New Ozone Standards And The Case For Optimal Pollution

Opinion | Jim Huffman
At some point, the returns don't justify the costs. But would the EPA be honest about that?

Paul Krugman's Proof By Repeated Assertion

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Is Obamacare really 'one of the great comeback stories of public policy'?

The DC Circuit Strikes A Blow Against The ACA: Is It Law Or Politics?

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Should judges assume that legislatures meant what they wrote?

The Hobby Lobby Decision Doesn't Need To Be 'Fixed'

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Senators Reid, Murray, and Boxer misunderstand both insurance and the Constitution.

Is Inequality Worth Fixing?

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Would you really want to get rid of the incentives that create innovative companies, and MLB sluggers?

Michael Grimm's Climate Change About-Face And The Truth About Truth

| Jim Huffman
It's money and political pressure that decides who wins, not who's right.

To get comprehensive tax reform, Sen. Wyden needs to abandon special interest tax extenders

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Everything must be on the table.

Washington healthcare exchange puts on sweepstakes for Sasquatch music festival tickets

Opinion | Jim Huffman
If something is worth buying, you don't need to bribe anyone

Did the Wall Street Journal and the New York Times read the same CBO report on Obamacare?

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Two papers, two completely different takeaways.

The State of the Union is a national embarrassment

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Do away with the whole thing and have the president submit his reflections in writing.

Please, do not misgender your students

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Do you know what all the letters in LGBTQQAOPA mean?

If the Senate won't act on a nomination, the president should find a new one

Opinion | Jim Huffman
As recess appointments have gotten less necessary, they've gotten more common.

Insurance coverage of birth control still makes no sense

Opinion | Jim Huffman
...for the same reason you wouldn't ask a car insurer to pay for oil changes.

Do chimpanzees have rights?

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Several lawsuits seek to establish habeas corpus for monkeys.

Detroit and the problem of positive rights

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Should pension funds be treated differently than other municipal obligations?

Waiting on Obama at the tarmac

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Air Force one costs almost $200k per hour, and that's not counting the losses from waiting on him.

Why kids, and politicians, should still memorize the Gettysburg Address

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Lincoln wasn't preserving democracy, he was securing liberty.

The ignorant presidency

Opinion | Jim Huffman
The administration knows it can't flout the law and restore cancelled insurance plans.

When it comes to court packing, Obama is no FDR

Opinion | Jim Huffman
Nominating people who agree with you is not the same as enlarging the bench.

The costs of the shutdown are nothing next to the costs of regulation

Opinion | Jim Huffman
2012's new regulations cost $216 billion; the shutdown cost $24 billion

Should states be responsible for beating back climate change?

Opinion | Jim Huffman
A 9th Circuit judge says no, but that might not be the end of the story.


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