Retire the Ginsburg Rule: It is Time To Put Content Back Into Confirmation Hearings - JONATHAN TURLEY
Via: Vic Eldred • We the People • 1 Comments • 1 Like • 6 minutes ago
“If this week's hearings seem devoid of serious content, it is due to the little known Ginsburg Rule. Today's column discusses how we can restore...”
Why Trump's negative press spurs millions to like him even more
Via: Vic Eldred • We the People • 1 Comments • 1 Like • 16 minutes ago
“Trump has succeeded — and will likely continue to succeed — not in spite of the media campaign against him, but, at least in part, because of it.”
Breaking Judicial Norms: A History
Via: Vic Eldred • We the People • 5 Comments • 1 Like • 2 minutes ago
“A Democratic Senate pattern, from Bork to the filibuster rule.”
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is widely reported to have told his Democratic colleagues on Saturday that “nothing is off the table for next year” if Republicans confirm a Supreme Court nominee in this Congress. He means this as a threat that Democrats will break the filibuster and pack...
The Garden Chronicles - Week 24
By: Dig • Gardening • 2 Comments • 1 Like • an hour ago
The weather has been fantastic. Dry, but crisp and cool for weeks now. Perfect early fall weather. I've started working on the garden fence again because of it. Something very rare happened last week. A flying squirrel visited the platform feeder in the backyard on at least three nights....
Lisa Murkowski becomes the second Republican Senator to oppose taking up the nomination before the election.
Via: Bob Nelson • Be Reasonable! • 4 Comments • 1 Like • an hour ago
“ "For weeks, I have stated that I would not support taking up a potential Supreme Court vacancy this close to the election""For weeks, I have...”
The only Republicans with balls are the women.
Putin Denies Mitch McConnell Is Russian Asset: "He Has Never Been an Asset to Any Country" | The New Yorker
Via: Bob Nelson • Be Reasonable! • 1 Comments • 1 Like • 4 hours ago
“You will find that 'asset' means a useful or valuable thing," the Russian President said. "The only part of that definition that fits McConnell is...”
The man who destroyed democracy in America
Storm surges forecast as Tropical Storm Beta heads to Texas, Louisiana
Via: Perrie Halpern • News & Politics • 3 Comments • 2 Likes • an hour ago
“A hurricane watch is in effect for coastal Texas as Tropical Storm Beta threatens the state and parts of Louisiana as it continues to gain strength...”
For Women, the Death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg Brings a Particular Grief
Via: Sister Mary Agnes Ample Bottom • News & Politics • 1 Comments • 3 Likes • 9 hours ago
“In Waco, Texas, Lily Coffman, 15, donned her handmade "R.B.G." coronavirus mask and "dissent collar" earrings on Saturday night and joined a small...”