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Romney Supreme Court

Romney, Women, and the Supreme Court

Neil S. Siegel | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Neil S. Siegel

If the Romney campaign talked -- and talked candidly -- about how a President Romney would restrict access to contraception and abortion, it would have great difficulty getting women in swing states to vote for him.

The Supreme Court: The Best Reason to Vote Against Mitt Romney

Lisa McElroy | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Lisa McElroy

Mitt Romney's intended use of the appointment power to make the court even more conservative is reason enough to vote against him for president.

The Frightening Prospect of a Romney Court

Jamin Raskin | Posted 12.31.2012 | Politics
Jamin Raskin

A Romney-Ryan-Bork Court would be a dream for the 1% and the far-right, but a nightmare for everyone else in America.

Log Cabin Republicans Kidding Themselves About A Romney Supreme Court

Michael Keegan | Posted 12.23.2012 | Gay Voices
Michael Keegan

I'm not surprised that the Log Cabin Republicans have gone against the best interests of LGBT Americans in endorsing Mitt Romney. Responding to their rationalization would normally not be worth the time, but one of their attempts at self-justification deserves a response.

The Romney Court

Adam Winkler | Posted 12.21.2012 | Politics
Adam Winkler

The Supreme Court may be below the radar for most voters. But Republican leaders have not forgotten about Roberts and the high court. They are not about to let themselves be burned again.

Want to Get Past Romney's Lies About Women's Rights? Look to the Supreme Court

Michael Keegan | Posted 12.19.2012 | Politics
Michael Keegan

Romney's dangerous agenda, whatever it is, would last for four years. His right-wing Supreme Court could last for forty years. That's a scary thought for anyone who cares about the rights of women.

Memo to Governor Romney: The Constitution Is Not a Conservative Document

Menachem Rosensaft | Posted 11.13.2012 | Politics
Menachem Rosensaft

While the stewardship of the U.S. economy, jobs, health care, immigration, and foreign policy are all important considerations in this year's election, the safeguarding of constitutional rights for all Americans is at least as critical.

Chance to Vote on Citizens United!? Yes, This November

Michael Keegan | Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics
Michael Keegan

2012-08-28-scblog2.pngWhatever the issues you most care about, this November's election will be a choice between two Supreme Courts. And the two alternatives could not be more different.

Robert Bork: Mitt Romney's Corporate-Power Tool

Jamin Raskin | Posted 10.31.2012 | Politics
Jamin Raskin

With Robert Bork at the helm, we will see more impunity and more unaccountability in corporate structures that are "too big to fail" and "too big to jail."