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Insight & Opinion

The Five Most Important Political Law Developments of 2015

The Most Impactful Year Since 2010

Here is my list of the five most important political law developments of 2015.  Some developments changed politics immediately and obviously.  The impact of others will be realized fully only in the coming year and in years that follow. MORE

Joy Comes In The Morning

The Art of Claiming Victory When There's No Concession

As a lawyer, I've had a front row seat for six such speeches, and the best I've ever seen was delivered early Wednesday morning by now Governor-Elect Charlie Baker in Massachusetts. MORE

So You're Telling Me There's A Chance

Why the GOP Nominating Contest Is Not Over… Yet.

A few weeks ago—between  the “Santorum Sweep” on February 7 and Mitt Romney’s rebound with victories in Michigan and Arizona on February 28—it became impossible for a new candidate to jump into the GOP race for President and win the nomination outright. MORE