essay is excerpted from Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens' new book, "Six Amendments: How and Why We Should Change the Constitution."
It is unlikely in the NRA -owned US legislature, that such a simple clarification will happen.
On Thursday, Sant Chatwal, a 70-year-old New York hotel magnate, pled guilty in federal court on Thursday to witness tampering and making over $180,000 in illegal campaign contributions during the 2008 presidential campaign.
The demonstrations took place amid a major row with Israel over its failure to release a batch of prisoners held for more than twenty years as previously agreed upon as a part of ongoing peace negotiations.
"Members of the U.S. Senate do not respond equally to the views of all their constituents....Senators overall represent their wealthiest constituents, while those on bottom of the economic rung are neglected."
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