After denying Obama’s Supreme Court nominee a hearing, he cautions about eroding trust in our institutions.
Tag: Merrick Garland
After how the Republicans treated Merrick Garland, they have no basis for decrying partisanship.
The records of Brett Kavanaugh won’t be ready for Senate scrutiny until late October but that won’t keep McConnell from racing through to a vote.
So-called ‘objective media’ gives equal airing to both sides.
It’s time for a new rule to block the nominee.
George Will demonstrates that breaking norms and blaming Democrats is standard operating procedure for the GOP.
The majority leader said that his most consequential accomplishment was blocking the Supreme Court nominee of a sitting president.
Ten years ago today, the United States Supreme Court issued its landmark 5-4 decision in Massachusetts v. Environmental Protection Agency, holding that the EPA had the authority to regulate greenhouse gas emissions under the Clean Air Act. Had Anthony Kennedy sided with the right-wing faction on the Court, the federal government would have been virtually… Read more »
Since the 1970s, I spent my career hoping to one day witness the return of a liberal Supreme Court. Now I’ll never have the chance.
The activists pushing Senate Democrats to resist Donald Trump’s nominee for the Supreme Court seat Republicans robbed from Barack Obama recognize that Neil Gorsuch has no business replacing the late Antonin Scalia. Will Senate Democrats come to the same conclusion? The case against confirming Gorsuch is the same as the case against confirming Robert Bork… Read more »