Q-and-A with Erwin Chemerinsky

Law professor Erwin Chemerinsky has a new book arguing that the Supreme Court is a failure. But is Chemerinsky just criticizing the Court for not agreeing with his personal policy preferences? I ask him that, and he responds.

Fascinating work from Nicholas Parrillo

Nicholas Parrillo seems to be everywhere these days. Last week Balkinization hosted a Web symposium on his justly famous book, Against the Profit Motive: The Salary Revolution in American Government, 1780-1940, which charts the change from the use of user fees, bounties and the like to the use of salaries to compensate public officials. Heather […]