Restoring the First Branch

Publications

, WFTV9
Video: Impeachment: Senate rules could save Trump
James Wallner

From WFTV9:

R Street’s James Wallner discusses the procedures behind Trump’s second impeachment.

, C-SPAN
Video: James Wallner on Divided Senate and Incoming Biden Administration
James Wallner

From C-SPAN:

James Wallner previewed the relationship between a divided Senate and the incoming Biden administration.

, Washington Examiner
Daily on Energy: Here’s how Democrats could pass legislation in a split Senate
James Wallner

From Washington Examiner:

“Reconciliation is really hard,” said James Wallner, a former executive director of the conservative Senate Steering Committee who is now a senior fellow at the R…

, Times Union
How Schumer will share power in a 50-50 Senate
James Wallner

From Times Union:

Daschle described he and Lott as “close friends.” Meanwhile, McConnell and Schumer are cooperative but not very friendly, said James Wallner, a professor at American University…

, Politics in Question
Podcast: Will Congress change how it operates in 2021?
James Wallner

From Politics in Question:



In this week’s episode of Politics In Question, Ruth Bloch Rubin joins Julia, Lee, and James to consider how Congress may work in the new year. Bloch Rubin is…

, Politics in Question
Podcast: What is the best way to pick United States senators?
James Wallner

From Politics in Question:


In this week’s episode of Politics In Question, Wendy Schiller joins Julia, Lee, and James to talk about how we elect senators in the United States. Schiller is…

Modernization Committee Extended Through 117TH Congress
Jonathan Bydlak

From Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress:

Letter to House leadership signed by more than 50 groups and individuals committed to congressional reform: “We write to encourage the…

Radio: What are our elections suppose to accomplish?
James Wallner

From Matt Gurney-SiriusXM Canada Talks:

What are our elections suppose to accomplish and what do they no longer accomplish? R Street’s James Wallner answers this question with Matt Gurney.

, Daily Caller
Winning Elections Won’t Fix Our Broken Legislature
James Wallner

One of the biggest cliches in politics is that the Democratic and Republican parties are polarized ideologically. If there is one thing Democrats and Republicans can agree on these days, it’s that…

, Politics in Question
Podcast: Does it really matter which party controls Congress next year?
James Wallner

From Politics in Question:
In this week’s episode of Politics In Question, Philip Wallach joins Julia, Lee, and James to consider how the 2020 elections will impact Congress. Wallach is a resident…