Hans von Spakovsky

Mike Lee on the 6 ‘Lost’ Provisions of the Constitution

HANS VON SPAKOVSKY, HERITAGE FOUNDATION Sen. Mike Lee has written a fascinating book about the six most important “lost” provisions of the U.S. Constitution, and...

Mike Lee on the 6 'Lost' Provisions of the Constitution

HANS VON SPAKOVSKY, HERITAGE FOUNDATION Sen. Mike Lee has written a fascinating book about the six most important “lost” provisions of the U.S. Constitution, and...

Justice Department’s Latest Action Violates Federal Immigration Law

HANS VON SPAKOVSKY, HERITAGE FOUNDATION Attorney General Eric Holder announced on June 6 the Justice Department will use taxpayer funds to “enroll approximately 100 lawyers...

Why People Don’t Trust That Speech Restrictions Will Be Applied Fairly to Both Sides

Hans A. von Spakovsky, HERITAGE FOUNDATION The largest hearing room the Senate has in the Hart Building was standing-room only on Tuesday when the Senate...

How the Campaign Amendment Will Silence Free Speech

Amending the First Amendment HANS A. VON SPAKOVSKY AND ELIZABETH SLATTERY, HERITAGE FOUNDATION Abstract Frustrated with the Supreme Court’s consistent defense of political speech protected by the...

EEOC Loses Again on Background Checks

HANS A. VON SPAKOVSKY, HERITAGE FOUNDATION The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s (EEOC) crusade to bring “disparate impact” claims against employers conducting criminal and credit background...

Congress Sends a Criminal Referral to Eric Holder

HANS VON SPAKOVSKY, HERITAGE FOUNDATION Rep. Dave Camp (R–Mich.), chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, has sent a 14-page letter to Attorney General...

Protecting the First Amendment from the IRS

HANS A. VON SPAKOVSKY, HERITAGE FOUNDATION Abstract The targeting of conservative citizen organizations by the Internal Revenue Service should concern every American. As one of the...

Destroying the Electoral College: The Anti-Federalist National Popular Vote Scheme

Hans von Spakovsky, Heritage Foundation Abstract: The National Popular Vote (NPV) plan is the latest in a long line of schemes designed to replace...