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  • How to kill a government agency

    You don't have to formally shut down an agency to gut it. Look at what's happened to the USDA Economic Research Service.

    Washington Post
  • Is the Tax on Tampons Unconstitutional?

    Molly Minta The group Period Equity says yes—and is pushing lawsuits to repeal it in 35 states. The post Is the Tax on Tampons Unconstitutional? appeared first on The Nation.

    The Nation
  • Is the CFPB Unconstitutional? We'll Soon Find Out.

    Today, the Supreme Court granted certiorari in four cases. One of the four, Seila Law LLC v. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau asks the Court to consider whether the CFPB is unconstitutionally constituted. Specifically, the Court will consider whether it is unconstitutional for Congress to limit the President's ability to remove the head of a single-headed agency, such as the CFPB. In this Seila Law presents a similar question to Collins v. Mnuchin, in which the U.S. Court of Appeals for the...