October 22, 2019
| Heather A. Conley From Brexit Bits, Bobs, and Blogs Since becoming Prime Minister in July, Boris Johnson has made clear his determination to take the United Kingdom out of the European Union no later than October 31st – the current deadline.
October 18, 2019
| Heather A. Conley From Brexit Bits, Bobs, and Blogs White smoke drifted over the European Commission building in Brussels on October 17th: there is a new agreement between the United Kingdom and the European Union. But what’s in it?
The UK Supreme Court has ruled unanimously that prime minister Boris Johnson's decision to suspend parliament was unlawful. Parliament now returns to session as if nothing had happened, resuming oversight and lawmaking.
On September 19, the Trump administration took another step in an effort to stop California and other states from setting their own fuel economy and greenhouse gas emissions standards for light-duty vehicles.
Debates about Nord Stream 2 make several assumptions about how the pipeline might affect European gas security. Often missing from that discussion is how Nord Stream 1 changed gas flows—after all, the case against Nord Stream 2 mirrors arguments made a decade ago against...