George W. Bush Archives

There are a lot of things the Bush administration has wrought that need to be done. This is an encouraging start: Transition advisers to President-elect Barack Obama have compiled a list of about 200 Bush administration actions and executive orders that could be swiftly undone to reverse White House policies on climate change, stem cell Read More

Line-item vetoes  allow a president to invalidate specific provisions of bills  that come across his desk. The problems with this are sort of obvious: a president picking and choosing what parts of bills he wants to invalidate and which parts he wants to honor would take legislative and spending authority away from Congress.  As such, Read More