Government & Politics

From immigration reform to the impeachment process, take a close look at issues related to the law and government.

What the Patriot Act means to you and me

George Orwell's 1984 underestimated the year Big Brother would have the technology to invade everyone's privacy. There's no need for loudspeakers or…

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Betting on Vets - The New Entrepreneurs

Today's veterans face unique challenges in order to fulfill their dreams. Highly trained and motivated vets are struggling to find employment in…

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Know Your Rights: What Are Miranda Rights?

When you encounter law enforcement officers, you have rights. It's important that you know what they are.

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What Does the Health Care Ruling Mean for Small Business?

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act has been one of the most hotly contested election season issues. But the Supreme Court's recent ruling…

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Small Business Relief to Drive Economic Growth

The government claims its easing the burden on small businesses, but what are recent initiatives really doing to increase the small business outlook…

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Estate Planning Tools to Account for the Fiscal Cliff

The dust's settled—we know the country didn't go over the fiscal cliff. Now it's time to consider how the new tax laws may affect your estate plan.…

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The Federal government cracks down on pumping up in Major League Baseball

The use of performance-enhancing drugs is an issue that has been hanging around the baseball diamond for a long time, but now it's moving out of its…

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Changes in California Domestic Partnership law

Among all 50 states, California grants the most rights and protections to same-sex couples through its domestic partnership law. Recent changes in…

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How Does the Impeachment Process Work?

Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich is being impeached. How does the impeachment process work?

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Who is Hamdan? The case of Hamdan vs. Rumsfeld

In November of 2001, President George Bush, as part of his war on terror, issued an executive order which authorized the trial of those persons…

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