Will the new Congress do its actual job?

November 17, 2014 | By TONY FRANCOIS

The newly elected 114th Congress will take office in January.  Amid the political commentary surrounding this month’s elections, many talking heads have discussed whether the nation will relive another government shutdown as Republicans in the legislative majority seek leverage over President Obama’s Democrats who control the execut ...


PLF files amicus brief asking Supreme Court to hear Low Carbon Fuel Standard case

April 18, 2014 | By TONY FRANCOIS

Yesterday Pacific Legal Foundation filed an amicus brief asking the United States Supreme Court to review a Ninth Circuit decision which upholds a California fuel import restriction against a commerce clause challenge brought by several fuel producers and consumer groups.  We are pleased to be joined on the brief by our friends at Cato Institute, ...