Me Too Crime Reform

The new Congress should decentralize decisions on crime. It can do so by repealing both the entire Clinton Crime Control Act of 1994 and the Brady Gun Control Law. Then it should repeal the federal habeas corpus procedure, subsidies for death penalty appeal centers and the legal authority for state prisoners to pursue law suits willy nilly in federal courts.

Guide to Regulatory Reform: The Compensation for Takings Rule

The "takings clause" of the Fifth Amendment is unequivocal: "…nor shall private property be taken for public use without just compensation." Unfortunately, this component of our Bill of Rights is regularly ignored by government – especially by environmental regulators who effectively condemn and take private property without paying for it.