Executive Branch

Corporate Political Activity Law Blog

"Analysis and commentary regarding federal, state and local pay-to-play laws, campaign finance law, lobbying and ethics. This blog provides up-to-date information about the ever-changing complex landscape of legal obligations in the area of political law."

Daily Kos

A popular and influential liberal blog featuring commentary and analysis on the latest political maneuvering.

DC Dicta

Legal news and developments primarily on the U.S. Supreme Court, Congress and federal agencies in Washington, D.C.

Freespace

Posts for the most part take on the current presidential administration's economic policy and occasionally music or film.

Jonathan Turley

Law and order news-of-the-weird, news stories concerning criminal charges against police officers and members of the military and scandals in the U.S. Justice Department.

Justice Watch

This blawg "is a dynamic forum launched by Alliance for Justice to focus attention on the deliberate politicization of the Justice Department and attempts by movement conservatives to pack the federal judiciary with like-minded ideologues."

Lady Litigator™ – Lisa Fantino

Op-ed posts mainly cover federal legislation and politics and issues, legal or not, of interest to New Yorkers.

Law Dork, 2.0

"Regulation and regulators at the state and federal level, LGBT issues, judicial appointments and the Obama administration more generally."

Lawyers, Guns & Money

Presidential politics, U.S. foreign policy, economic issues.

Pardon Power

Dedicated to following the very latest news regarding presidential pardons and the pardon power (or clemency powers) as exercised in each state.

Power Line

A blawg "covering income taxes, campaign finance and welfare reform, affirmative action, race in the criminal justice system and conservative politics."

RedState

Political and legal news, commentary and analysis, with a conservative focus.

The Justice Blog

Posts cover Justice Department initiatives and activities as well as comments made by U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder at press conferences and other events. DOJ higher-ups such as Acting Solicitor General Neal Katyal and Deputy Attorney General James Cole have also written posts.

Wronging Rights

"Very serious commentary on very important issues." A human rights blog with some sarcastic posts.