The influence game

November 15, 1998

A little group makes big law

By W. John Moore

The National Journal, November 15, 1998

When Cheryl Hopwood successfully sued to overturn affirmative action at the University of Texas Law School, she was represented by the Center for Individual Rights (CIR). After liberal groups challenged Proposition 209, the anti-affirmative action initiative that

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University complies with anti-affirmative-action initiative

November 07, 1998

By Ethan Bronner

The New York Times, November 7, 1998

In the first concrete result of Tuesday’s passage of an anti-affirmative action referendum in Washington state, the University of Washington says it is regretfully suspending its 30-year practice of race-conscious admissions.

University officials say they are also reviewing a set of programs that

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