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There Is No Suspense: SCOTUS Has Already Decided to Kill Obamacare
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This Supreme Court is not really a court, but another branch dedicating itself to the Republican party's agenda. It is to the fair, balanced and logical application of justice what Fox News is to news.
Darrell Issa Cites House Contempt Vote He Opposed To Justify Holding Another Contempt Vote
'Clueless' Conservative Argument Fails
Was Alberto Gonzales Vindicated or Did Our Democracy Dodge a Bullet?
Judge H. Lee Sarokin
Retired federal judge
Integrity is what is needed in our top law enforcement officials, and that is what was so lacking in Alberto Gonzales. The Dannehy report as vindication? I think not.
Why This Liberal Filmmaker Loves the Conservative Most Liberals Hate
David Van Taylor
Documentary filmmaker, 'Advise & Dissent'
Liberals may soon face their own "Miers moment." Pres. Obama, like Bush at the time of the Miers nomination, is down in the polls and reportedly wary of a confirmation fight.
David Frum, AEI: Frum Explains His Dismissal, Responds To Charles Murray
Former U.S. Attorney Condemns Bush White House Interference With Renzi Probe
writer and journalist
As chronicled in a series of White House e-mails published Tuesday, Harriet Miers pressed a Justice Department official to issue a statement that would vindicate Rep. Rick Renzi.
Harriet Miers' Ghost Haunts McConnell, Republicans
The Supreme Court and 2010
Former Spokeswoman and Director of Communications at the Democ...
While most on Capitol Hill are admitting that Solicitor General Elena Kagen will likely be confirmed, both sides are still gearing up for a new round in the culture wars.
Gibbs: 'I Have A Hard Time Understanding' The Kagan-Miers Analogy
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Renzi's Lawyers Argue Bush DOJ Leaked Info For Political Gain On Eve Of Election
Rove Deposed By Conyers Under Cloud of Secrecy
Harriet Meiers Was Deposed Last Month
Host, Bottom-up Radio Show WNJC 1360, publisher, OpEdNews.com ...
The goal of the deposition was to probe further into the firing of nine US attorneys. Previously, the Bush White House, claiming executive privilege, had blocked any questioning.
Where Are They Now?
Managing Editor, TomDispatch.com
While times are tough for most Americans, one group is doing remarkably well. For former members of the Bush administration, the economic outlook remains bright and jobs are seemingly plentiful.
Polls: Sotomayor Loved By Public
Hell Never Looked So Good: Sotomayor A Solid Choice for High Court
C. Nicole Mason
Executive Director, Center for Research and Policy in the Publ...
Shortly after Obama's win, I heard someone lament that this country is going to hell in a hand basket. Well if this is hell, give me a tall glass of ice water.
Conservative Calls Sotomayor "Obama's Harriet Miers"
In Choosing Souter's Replacement, Obama Should Follow the Lead of... George W. Bush?
Writer and Professor
If George W. Bush was able to influence the Court for the next 20 years, Obama certainly should do the same.
Karl Rove, Sarah Palin and Tim Griffin Walk Into a Bar...
Just a girl from Homer, Alaska
Why did Karl Rove's right-hand man and special assistant to George W. Bush, under Congressional investigation for felony vote caging, come to Alaska over 20 times last year?
Bush Punk'd Us Again
Emmy-Winning Television Writer, Producer
On January 20th, when Obama was inaugurated as our 44th president, we took a collective breath and relaxed -- apparently George Bush really didn't believe in granting pardons. Think again.
Harry Reid, Punk'd By Blago Over Burris, Rejects The Rule Of Law
How does it look now that Reid is manipulating Senate procedure to exclude Burris, but simply shrugged his shoulders over Samuel Alito, warrantless wiretapping and the Military Commissions Act?
How Nice Is It to Finally Have a Smart President?
Writer and Professor
At Obama's press conference, the tone and thoughts on the problems facing the country were of a level we haven't seen since the Bush brood took over the White House.
It Was About Stupid, Stupid
Many McCain apologists have suggested that the meltdown in the stock market over the last month doomed his campaign. That assessment seems far too friendly.
Is McCain Getting Set to Dump Palin?
Political and Pop Culture Analyst
Deja vu all over again. Sarah Palin/Harriet Miers. The names are interchangeable. And just like Bush did in replacing Miers, McCain will quickly replace her with someone who'll
get conservatives excited.
"Grandma Sarah:" The Gift that Keeps on Giving -- McCain's Veep Continues to Sink his Campaign
Political and Pop Culture Analyst
This ticket is coming apart at the seams. It was McCain's birthday last week, but he gave the Democrats one giant gift in Palin.
Sarah Palin = Harriet Miers
Filmmaker and Writer
The best I can come up with is that McCain is hoping that some horrible tragedy will befall Palin, enabling him to pick Joe Lieberman as his running-mate.
If Sarah Palin is McCain's Harriet Miers, Can She Be Replaced by McCain?
Author of the Election Law Blog
Suppose that because of the "heartbeat away" concerns, there is an outcry to replace Palin on the ticket. Could Sen McCain do so if he wanted to?
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