James Madison

The Founding Fathers Disagreed About the President's Power to Fire People

<i>This post is in partnership with the History News Network, the website that puts the news into historical perspective. The article below was</i> …

Government

Gia Rodoni throws her second straight no-hitter to send Baylor into super regionals

Gia Rodoni entered the NCAA tournament with the resume of the No. 2 pitcher on Baylor's staff. She finished the regional in the company of some of …

Major League Baseball

“If men were angels, no government would be necessary.” - American Revolutionary War Forums

American Revolution

James Madison walks off with win in rare rescue mission for superstar Megan Good

James Madison junior Megan Good might be the best college softball player in the country.<p>Already the pitcher and player of the year in her …

Baseball

James Madison walks off against Oregon State

After tying the game with a home run in the sixth, James Madison scores with the bases loaded for a walk-off victory over Oregon State, …

Oregon State University

Clutch hitting from Keeli Milligan propels Texas A&M over Texas State

COLLEGE STATION – Texas A&M leadoff hitter Keeli Milligan is the Aggies' go-to player ... for vibrant hair dyes.<p>"You want your hair done, come to me, …

Texas A&M

Will Trump be shown the door? What impeachment would mean

The U.S. President may be only a few major missteps from facing serious calls for his removal from office. But as <b>David Shribman</b> reports, impeachment is a radical step that imposes extreme stresses on the political system – and a high price on all sides<p>The political scientist who correctly predicted …

Government

Are charges in Amtrak crash about justice or headlines?

Playing childhood soccer in the fields of Montgomery County, one thing quickly became clear: the younger the players, the more likely they are to …

Opinion

Founders' Keepers

Ever since the founding, the people of the United States have been particularly interested in their own history. The first collected edition of the …

History

How Impeachment Ended Up in the Constitution

On the morning of Friday, July 20, 1787, delegates to the Constitutional Convention, in Philadelphia, addressed the question of whether or not a President could be impeached while in office. A king might be beheaded, a Prime Minister toppled. What fate could befall a terrible President? Charles …

Constitutional Law

Impeachment’s Political Heart

The simmering talk of impeachment swirling around President Trump largely concerns whether he committed a crime by asking James Comey, when he was still the director of the F.B.I., to end an investigation of Michael T. Flynn, the onetime national security adviser. From the perspective of criminal …

Opinion

Jessica Warren, 3B, Florida State (Tallahassee regional)

More than a thousand softball players will take part in this week's NCAA tournament regionals, the first step on the road to the Women's College …

Baseball

Former Patterson guard Gary Blackston headed to Prairie View A&M

Patterson guard Gary Blackston was talented enough to play Division I basketball coming out of high school. But the 6-foot-2, 180-pound combo guard …

College Basketball

DukesofJMU.com - Rutgers Transfer Joins Brother At James Madison

HARRISONBURG — There are plenty of reasons why college athletes transfer from one school to another — lack of playing time, new coach, general …

College & University

Late Rally Falls Short at VMI

LEXINGTON, Va. – A late rally by James Madison fell short in a 7-6 loss to VMI in a non-conference baseball contest at Gray-Minor Stadium on Tuesday …

College Basketball

Hidden beneath the surface: The Cold War submarine collision that nearly tipped the world toward nuclear disaster

SSBN James Madison was armed with 16 Poseidon nuclear missiles when it collided with a Russian submarine.<p>It all happened beneath the surface.<p>The year …

War

A new constitutional law casebook for our unsettled age

I spent much of last year doing something somewhat unusual for a junior faculty member — working on a constitutional law casebook. With most law students’ and professors’ semesters ending (we here at the University of Chicago still have a few weeks to go in our quarter), I thought I’d write a …

Constitutional Law

2017 NCAA softball tournament schedule

The 2017 NCAA Division I softball tournament schedule (all times ET):<p>Regional Round<p><b>May 18-21 (double-elimination)</b><p>Gainesville |Tucson |Eugene …

College & University

Hamilton: the man and the musical

For the past two years, the hip-hop musical <i>Hamilton</i> has been the toast of New York, winning all the awards—Grammys, Tonys, and even a Pulitzer …

History

Giants sign three after minicamp tryouts

The Giants held their rookie minicamp over the weekend and three players who tried out while it played out got good news from the team.<p>The Giants …

NFL

JMU Stumbles Against Hofstra on Senior Day

HARRISONBURG, Va. – Hofstra outslugged James Madison 10-8 behind four home runs in a Colonial Athletic Association baseball tilt at Eagle Field at …

Baseball

Hillary Clinton is the strongest candidate America has

Richard Cohen seems not to know that Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton’s popular-vote margin — nearly 3 million — is equal to about 55 Yankee Stadiums fully packed [“The reason Clinton lost,” op-ed, May 9]. More people than live in any city in the United States aside from New York and …

Elections

Rain Shuffles Baseball Schedule Against Hofstra

HARRISONBURG, Va. – The baseball game between James Madison and Hofstra originally scheduled for Friday, May 12 has been moved to a doubleheader on …

Ron’Dell Carter will transfer from Rutgers Football to James Madison

Redshirt Sophomore, scholarship defensive end Ron’Dell Carter announced on his twitter account this morning that he decided to part ways with Rutgers …

College & University

Study: Republicans Have WAY More Guns Than Democrats

If the facts revealed in a report from two University of Kansas political science professors play out, and for some reason the country descend

Guns

Ninth Inning Rally Not Enough

Story Links<p>Next Game:<p>Maryland Eastern Shore<p>5/9/2017 - 3:30 p.m.<p><b>HARRISONBURG, Va. –</b> The Towson University baseball team scored three runs in the top …

Major League Baseball

JMU Takes Series Finale Over Towson, 7-6

Story Links<p>Next Game:<p>at George Mason<p>5/9/2017 - 3 p.m.<p>HARRISONBURG, Va. – James Madison notched a 7-6 victory over Towson to secure a crucial Colonial …

Baseball

James Madison: Seventh Annual Message

<b>Fellow-Citizens of the Senate and House of Representatives:</b><p>I have the satisfaction on our present meeting of being able to communicate the successful …

History

Series Even With Dukes

Story Links<p>Next Game:<p>at James Madison<p>5/7/2017 - 2 p.m.<p><b>HARRISONBURG, Va. –</b> The Towson University baseball team got base hits from eight of its nine …

Major League Baseball

McPherson, Harlow Lead JMU Past Towson 7-4

HARRISONBURG, Va. – ShortstopKyle McPhersonhomered twice while starterColton Harlowwas solid on the mound as James Madison defeated Towson 7-4 in a …

Major League Baseball