It’s Still a Federal Bill – So It Still Nationalizes Tort Law

H.R. 1215 – the bill to nationalize tort law – is back.  Which is bad news – and makes even less sense than the last time it was under consideration. It came up in mid-June, but was pulled – for exactly the right reason.  Tort law is the many states’ domain – so this bill […]

Why Is Republican Steve King Trying to Nationalize Tort Law?

Many Republicans all around the nation have long been champions of tort reform.  Republicans in states like Texas have enacted it – and achieved the results its proponents promised. Whether or not you favor tort reform of any sort – we should all recognize that it is not a federal government issue.  Republicans especially – […]