Wesley Purkey has schizophrenia, brain damage, bipolar disorder, Alzheimer's and dementia. The Constitution requires the prisoner to understand why he is being executed. He clearly doesn't meet that test.
Coronavirus has highlighted how the federal government still has a lot of work to do, when it comes to cybersecurity.
President Trump's early coronavirus actions saved lives, explains a member of the White House Coronavirus Task Force.
Billions of dollars in federal funding for everything from healthcare to unemployment to Meals on Wheels rely on data collected by the Census.
"The decision is certainly consistent with what my understanding of the [law] is," one legal expert told Newsweek.
Conservative critics of the New York congresswoman brushed off her criticisms of the federal government's coronavirus response, noting instead she made a margarita while urging Americans to push fellow lawmakers into action.
Steve Mnuchin laid out how Americans are likely set to receive more than $2 trillion in economic stimulus funds that the federal government is dispersing as a "bridge to get through" coronavirus shutdowns.
The federal government has more authority to regulate colored pencils than it does to enforce election security measures, the Brennan Center report warns.
The number of Republicans who think granting additional powers to the president would be "too risky" has taken a steep dive since last year.
On Thursday, President Trump signed an executive order that made the 1.9 percent pay raise promised to federal employees earlier this year official.
A Texas resident who voted for Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential election expressed her fear that his proposed border wall plan will seize her land.
Big government entices people like Trump to abuse their power.
Officials have suffered the brunt of violence under the Enrique Peña Nieto administration.
Neil Buchanan writes that policies directly addressing income and wealth inequality are being resisted.
Neil Buchanan explains why flat tax proposals, national sales tax plans, and on and on are red herrings.
A president can't play whack-a-mole with every company looking for a better deal.
Every tax proposal Republicans have suggested would take us in the wrong direction.
Some of the details of Trump's bold infrastructure plans are causing alarm.
When the federal government is conservative, central control of schools is just fine.
A Pew survey found Republicans' trust in the federal government has climbed while Democrats' is waning.
Eighty-eight percent pf Americans support medical marijuana use.