21-reasons-not-to-believe-christine-blasey-ford’s-claims-about-justice-kavanaugh

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Southern California recently presented Christine Blasey Ford with its Roger Baldwin Courage Award. Blasey Ford accused Brett Kavanaugh of attempted rape, nearly derailing his Supreme Court nomination. Many Democratic politicians and members of corporate media proudly announce that they “believe” Ford and believe that Kavanaugh should be impeached.…

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one-year-after-confirmation-battle,-kavanaugh-denounced-while-christine-blasey-ford-accepts-‘courage’-award

One year after Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s tumultuous confirmation hearing that led to a 50-48 confirmation vote in the Senate, the accuser whose claims led to the media-frenzied hearings has accepted an award for her purported “courage” throughout the ordeal. The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Southern California last Sunday presented Christine Blasey Ford with…

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by-democrat-standards,-democrats-are-massively-obstructing-trump’s-judicial-nominees

One way to evaluate the judicial confirmation process today is to use the standards that Democrats applied when a Democratic president was making the nominations. At the close of the 111th Congress, Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), then-Judiciary Committee chairman, took the Senate floor to warn about “a dramatic departure from the traditional practice of considering…

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opposition-to-judicial-nominees-skyrocketed-from-3-to-70-percent-after-trump-took-office

The year 1987 was significant in the history of the Senate’s process for considering a president’s nominees. The Senate defeated President Ronald Reagan’s nomination of Robert Bork, and the tactics of his opponents gave rise to the verb “to bork.” Many people, mistakenly it turned out, thought the confirmation process could not get any worse.…

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