Latest from Joe Davidson
There appear to be few public success stories where use of dissent channels led to change, says a report from the Project On Government Oversight.
  • Jul 31, 2020
The Georgia Democrat was a constant in the tough, unending battle to make America the democracy it struggles to be.
  • Jul 27, 2020
More than 1,200 employees at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention called for “7 Acts of Change,” beginning with declaring “racism a public health crisis in the United States.”
  • Jul 16, 2020
Trump’s policies and programs — notably regarding the Minority Business Development Agency and the Small Business Administration — have not helped black economic development.
  • Jul 13, 2020
The administration’s other actions have riled civil rights advocates.
  • Jul 2, 2020
Many federal symbols honoring Civil War rebels, including the names of 10 Army bases, remain untouched.
  • Jun 11, 2020
Consent decrees can change not just policies, but also entrenched cultures that lead to police abuse.
  • Jun 2, 2020
Tom Frieden, former Centers for Disease Control director, doesn’t blame the professionals at the center but says there’s been a lack of leadership.
  • May 29, 2020
Trump’s aggressive moves against inspectors general have generated calls for stronger shields from presidential interference.
  • May 23, 2020
The Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund has sued the Treasury Department on behalf of families with U.S. citizens who cannot get coronavirus payments.
  • May 11, 2020