FBB Special Report: Parliamentary Pirates

In use since the early days of the republic, the procedure has become especially controversial in the last few years as both Republicans and Democrats have threatened to significantly curtail its effects. Since it is likely that we will see some significant action concerning the future of the Filibuster as early as this week, the team at the FBB thought a short primer might be helpful. Continue reading FBB Special Report: Parliamentary Pirates

FBB Special Report: Trump’s Supreme Court Pick

Yesterday, Donald Trump announced his new Supreme Court pick to replace Justice Antonin Scalia. In an event that has been characterized as reality-tv-esque, Donald Trump announced that the next Supreme Court Justice would be Neil Gorsuch. Find out more about him in this in-depth profile. Continue reading FBB Special Report: Trump’s Supreme Court Pick