An interestingly provocative take.
Saturday, February 5, 2011
It is irrelevant because it has nothing to with sound constitutional reasoning. While anyone interested in gaining a deep understanding of the Constitution should read Yale Professor Akhil Amar's outstanding book, America's Constitution: A Biography, for those who don't have time to read its more than 600 pages, here is a very simple breakdown of how congressional power works under the Constitution.
Friday, February 4, 2011
“Patients who have rare diseases are often abandoned by the medical community,” Dr. Gahl said. “We don’t know how to treat if we don’t have a diagnosis. The way our society treats abandoned individuals is a measure of our society. It speaks to how our society treats the poorest among us.”