Category Archives: US Supreme Court

SCOTUS returns Obama-era case to lower court; provides Trump relief on travel freeze

The Supreme Court of the United States seized the Monday news cycle as pundits and others analyzed decisions on a number of cases, two of them having to do with immigration matters. One case originally brought by the Obama administration … Continue reading

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Curse of Harry Reid will obstruct Feinstein’s obstruction on Gorsuch for SCOTUS

Sen. Diane Feinstein (D-CA) has emerged as a political warrior in opposing Supreme Court justice nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch. Feinstein and her fellow Democrats hope to obstruct Gorsuch’s confirmation. In the end the curse of Harry Reid, Democrat and former … Continue reading

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Opponents of Gorsuch nomination appear ignorant of oath, Constitution

The Supreme Court vacancy as well as the advanced ages of some on the court inspired many a voter on both sides of the aisle in November, 2016. Now that President Donald Trump, after surprising the political class with his … Continue reading

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Obamacare tax bill assault on middle class, the sequel

Most of us will not be pleased when we receive premium notices and options for health insurance coverage for the coming year. It doesn’t matter whether we are buying from a federal marketplace or getting it through an employer or … Continue reading

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Smithsonian goes political, omitting Justice Thomas and Sen. Brooke

Everything is political nowadays, and the Smithsonian is following suit. Two distinguished men are being omitted from the National Museum of African American History and Culture. Both men are black, but it’s likely the political philosophies of Associate Justice Clarence … Continue reading

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Judge goes easy on California senator for racketeering; knew guns were for terrorists

California senator Leland Yee whose passion for gun control was legendary, has been sentenced to five years in federal prison for public corruption and a guns scandal that should leave Americans reeling. Making matters worse, Yee knew the guns he … Continue reading

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From FDR packing to 1960 resolution, SCOTUS justice controversies

Upon hearing the news Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia had passed, many of us who hold in high regard the US Constitution and Bill of Rights were shocked. Scalia wasn’t just a justice; he was an institution. His views on … Continue reading

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