Last week, I joined a panel hosted by the Federalist Society’s Regulatory Transparency Project to discuss state constitutions and how they provide robust protection against government overreach. The American framers ...
We’ve long warned that one of the greatest threats to American constitutional government is the expansion of the “administrative state”—that is, regulatory agencies that combine the powers of the executive, leg...
Every summer, as Americans look forward to the long Independence Day weekend, there’s always someone who admonishes us not to trivialize the holiday with barbecues, pool parties, or shopping sprees with friends. Instea...
I recently sat down with The Federalist Society to record a podcast about an interesting aspect of Frederick Douglass’ life: his interest in photography. Douglass is believed to have been the most photographed Ame...
Violent protests have shut down speakers on campuses across the country, and administrators are refusing to protect speakers’ and students’ First Amendment rights. Our nation’s precious tradition of freedom of speech is increasingly imperiled in universities and in society at large. Read about Goldwater’s plan to restore free speech on campus.
Cities and states routinely overstep their authority and trample on our constitutional rights. In Illinois, for example, the state deprives citizens of their Second Amendment Right to Bear Arms through a constitutionally questionable application process that is indefinitely delaying citizens’ ability to purchase a firearm. The Goldwater Institute’s team of attorneys are suing the state to ensure the Second Amendment is upheld. Read more about the case.
All children deserve the equal protection of the law. But under the federal Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA), Native American children are deprived of the legal protections that children of other races enjoy. The Goldwater Institute is challenging this law and fighting to defend the constitutional rights of these children. Read more about it here.
Goldwater is protecting a cornerstone of Americans’ liberty: the right to own and use their property as they see fit.
When government stands in the way of people who just want to pursue their career, Goldwater breaks down barriers to work.
Free speech is under attack in America. But Goldwater is leading the fight to protect Americans’ right to speak their minds.
Goldwater is unleashing innovation in healthcare, fighting to protect and expand patient choice, access, and affordability.
Anytime government threatens to trample the U.S. Constitution, Goldwater is ready to go to court to defend our rights.
Goldwater takes down cronyism, sweetheart deals, and government overreach so Americans are treated fairly and equally.
Goldwater is expanding school choice nationwide so families can get their children the education they deserve.
Parents have a right to know what's being taught in the classroom, and we're defending that right.
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