warren:-i’ll-be-‘last-american-president-elected-by-the-electoral-college’

On Monday, Sen. Elizabeth Warren reiterated her view that the Electoral College should be abolished and U.S. presidents should be elected by popular vote. “My goal is to get elected—but I plan to be the last American president to be elected by the Electoral College. I want my second term to be elected by direct…

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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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media-propaganda-about-ruth-bader-ginsburg’s-health-is-irresponsible

On Sunday, CNN’s “Reliable Sources” did a segment about President Trump’s recent doctor visit that opened with host Brian Stelter questioning, “Trump says he went for a very routine physical because he had extra time, but does it all add up?” Stelter brought on medical correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta to question the official story of…

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almost-30-percent-of-all-us.-circuit-judges-are-now-trump-appointees

The U.S. Senate confirmed Barbara Lagoa to the Eleventh Circuit by a vote of 80-15 on Wednesday, replacing Judge Stanley Marcus, a Clinton-appointee who had sat on the court for over two decades. Lagoa is the 48th circuit court judge appointed by President Trump over the course of his presidency, making 28 percent of all…

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federalist-society-drowns-out-unhinged-protesters-with-applause-for-brett-kavanaugh

On Thursday, thousands of guests gathered in Union Station to kick off the Federalist Society’s annual conference in an event famously coined the “Scalia Dinner,” a thoughtful nod to the late Supreme Court justice whose writings have served as the foundation of modern conservative jurisprudence. But this year’s dinner was different from recent iterations. In…

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why-the-planned-parenthood-whistleblower-case-will-likely-hit-the-supreme-court

On Friday, a jury awarded Planned Parenthood Federation of America, and multiple Planned Parenthood affiliates, damages set to exceed $2.3 million in their civil case against undercover journalists David Daleiden and Sandra Merritt and several of their associates. The country’s largest cohort of abortion providers sued Daleiden and his colleagues after the 2015 release of…

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supreme-court-won’t-hear-case-blaming-gun-maker-for-newtown-shooter’s-actions

The U.S Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to hear an appeal from Remington Arms Company as to whether the Connecticut Supreme Court, in allowing a lawsuit by victims of the Sandy Hook tragedy to proceed against Remington, correctly interpreted a narrow exception to the federal Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act (PLCAA). PLCAA bars…

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it-doesn’t-matter-if-daca-is-good-policy.-it’s-unconstitutional

Soon the Supreme Court will decide whether Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, as President Barack Obama implemented through executive action, must be reinstated. Americans who care about preserving the rule of law must put aside their positions on the policy itself and pray that the court acts to preserve the processes our Constitution prescribes. Obama…

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hiding-behind-the-supreme-court-won’t-stop-beto-o’rourke’s-crusade-to-punish-orthodox-religion

In 2003, the Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia made a rather prophetic statement in his dissenting opinion in Lawrence v. Texas (2003), a Supreme Court ruling that struck down anti-sodomy laws across the country. After excoriating the majority for simply waving away the long-held notion that sodomy was a form of sexual immorality that the…

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left-amps-up-pressure-on-john-roberts-to-weaken-his-jurisprudence

As a new term begins for the Supreme Court, the pressure campaign against Chief Justice John Roberts is picking up. For example, The New York Times ran an op-ed that labeled Roberts the “extreme, right-wing leader of an extreme, right-wing majority.” If only. This overwrought assessment comes from Take Back the Court, a leftist group…

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