Trump, McConnell, Cruz, and Graham Are Dancing Before There’s Even A Grave

Just sayin’: And I bet you were wondering if I had forgotten Senator McConnell…nope: Senator Mitch McConnell, Republican of Kentucky and the majority leader, vowed Friday night to hold a vote on a Trump nominee… …Mr. McConnell has said that in case of an opening this year, he would try…

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President Obama On The Passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

I am reprinting it in its entirety, but here’s the link: My Statement on the Passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Sixty years ago, Ruth Bader Ginsburg applied to be a Supreme Court clerk. She’d studied at two of our finest law schools and had ringing recommendations. But because she…

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Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Has Passed.

Thoughts and prayers to her family. This is certainly a loss for America and a sad moment in our history. “Our nation has lost a jurist of historic stature,” Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. said in a statement. “Our nation has lost a jurist of historic stature,” Chief Justice…

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Scott Walker On the SCOTUS Gerrymandering Decision

Well, yes, actually it does!

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Why This National Emergency Is Different

When President Donald Trump declared his national emergency last Friday, he was correct when he stated that there had been over 50 other national emergencies. But his is significantly different than all but two of those. Each President Bush declared a national emergency related to war time situations…the Gulf War…

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Brett Kavanaugh Is NOT Fit To Be A Supreme Court Justice.

Professor Christine Basey Ford’s testimony was telling…it was credible…it was believable…and I believe her. But after Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s behavior in his afternoon testimony, this whole thing should be a moot point. After the anger, the crying, the counter accusations, the obfuscation, the boldfaced lies, it is obvious that Judge…

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That Stolen Supreme Court Seat!

Yes that is hyperbole…and then again it isn’t. I don’t know much about President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Judge Neil Gorsuch, so I don’t know what kind of jurist he’ll be. But from the headlines in my inbox, he is the harbinger of doom. But I don’t intend to go…

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NRA Identified As One Of The Owners Of The US Senate

We’ll get to some of the nonsense about delaying tactics for the hearings and vote on the Supreme Court vacancy over the weekend…but Senator Mitch McConnell came too close to the truth this week when saying the NRA needed to weigh in on the candidate for the next justice It…

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Mitch McConnell Would Be Wise To Accept Obama SCOTUS Nomination

Most of you are aware that following the passing of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, the shoot out at the OK Congress is underway as President Obama promises to nominate a replacement justice and the US Senate promises to ignore the appointment. The Senate Majority Leader is standing firm against…

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Obama to nominate Republican Governor Brian Sandoval to SCOTUS?

Thoughts? The White House is considering Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval, a Republican centrist, as a potential nominee for the vacant seat on the Supreme Court, NBC News has confirmed. Sandoval, a former District Court judge and state attorney general, was the first Latino candidate elected to statewide office in Nevada….

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