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E. Donald Elliott
E. Donald Elliott has been a professor at Yale Law School since 1981 and now also teaches at the Scalia Law School. He teaches and writes in a wide-variety of subjects, including constitutional law, civil procedure, administrative law, and energy and environmental law. He has also practiced law in Washington, D.C. for over 30 years with several leading law firms. He is an elected member of the American Law Institute, the American College of Environmental Lawyers, and a senior fellow of the Administrative Conference of the United States. He served as general counsel of the EPA, 1989-1991.
by | Nov 21, 2021

“How do you know a politician is lying?” “His or her lips are moving.” Lying in politics is as American…

by | Oct 29, 2021

My nominee for the dumbest thing said on CNN in the last week is a headline that screams “Progressives reeling…

by | Sep 2, 2021

When I told my wife that I was writing an article entitled “What Biden is Right About,” she retorted, “That…

by | Jul 30, 2021

Much of government regulation of private business is unnecessary. What government should and should not do was debated early and…

by | Jun 29, 2021

The American Civil War wasn’t just about abolishing slavery. I know you may have been taught something different in grade…

by | Mar 17, 2021

The essence of law is even-handed application of neutral principles to those whom we like and those whom we dislike…

by | Mar 14, 2021

The press is full of how New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo supposedly killed 15,000 of his state’s most vulnerable by…

by | Feb 16, 2021

“The Resistance was great for business” is the engaging title of a recent article by Byron York. York’s story is…

by | Jan 28, 2021

One of the smartest guys writing today for a publication other than The American Spectator is Francis (“Buddy”) Menton. He…

by | Jan 11, 2021

Okay, now that I have your attention, my provocative title does not in any way absolve President Donald J. Trump…

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