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Op-Ed News
The Corruption of the Lawfile a cert, or petition, to request that the case, Hedges v. Obama, be heard b
Op-Ed News / Posted 9 hours ago
file a cert, or petition, to request that the case, Hedges v. Obama, be heard before the Supreme Court. "As obnoxious as [Antonin] Scalia was on cultural issues, he was the strongest modern justice in terms of protecting First Amendment speech,... Read more
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FOX News
Socially conservative, economically moderate - the sweet spot for American voters, for nowsaid that our immigration laws were nuts, who wanted to build the wall, and who
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
said that our immigration laws were nuts, who wanted to build the wall, and who promised to nominate a judge in the mold of Antonin Scalia. In other words, Donald Trump. That’s the sweet spot in American politics. Social conservatives and economic... Read more
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Philly.com
How does Pennsylvania grade its streams? It shocks the troutAgency, under administrator Scott Pruitt, said it was seeking a new definition,
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
Agency, under administrator Scott Pruitt, said it was seeking a new definition, as laid out by Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia in a 2006 case. Scalia, writing for one side in a split court, said federal oversight should apply to... Read more
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Breitbart
Mooch Gives POTUS Advice on How to Lose WH: Adopt Morning Joe’s ‘Moderate’ Playbook!is usually going to be the candidate who won’t touch Social Security and who pr
Breitbart / Posted 6 days ago
is usually going to be the candidate who won’t touch Social Security and who promises to nominate judges in the mold of Antonin Scalia.” “In other words—Donald Trump. Mr. Drutman labeled such voters populists, but I prefer the term that Mr.... Read more
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The Hill
America can’t afford a right-wing takeover of our appeals courtsSociety and other right-wing groups, Trump has “vowed to choose ideologues in t
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
Society and other right-wing groups, Trump has “vowed to choose ideologues in the mold of the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia” to fill appellate court and other vacancies, a promise that has delighted far-right activists. And there is... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Top US general jets into Asia amid N.Korea tensionsaction either.” ‘Muscular response’ Jamil Jaffer, founder of the National Sec
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
action either.” ‘Muscular response’ Jamil Jaffer, founder of the National Security Institute at George Mason University’s Antonin Scalia Law School in Arlington, Virginia, said Mr Trump’s “muscular response” to North Korea was “the exact type of... Read more
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The Hill
Trump barrage stuns McConnell and his alliesTrump’s biggest win since the election by holding open the Supreme Court seat l
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
Trump’s biggest win since the election by holding open the Supreme Court seat left open by the 2016 death of Justice Antonin Scalia. McConnell also changed the Senate rules to confirm Neil Gorsuch, a conservative, to the seat. McConnell’s... Read more
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Newsmax
Sen. Grassley Not Expecting Imminent Supreme Court Vacancyof conservative Justice Neil Gorsuch. Gorsuch arrived on the high court more t
Newsmax / Posted 9 days ago
of conservative Justice Neil Gorsuch. Gorsuch arrived on the high court more than a year after the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, who had been a leading conservative voice. The Republican-led Senate in 2016 refused to consider... Read more
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New York Magazine
Senators Leap to Mitch McConnell’s Defense After Trump Attacksa conservative Supreme Court justice, thanks to his unprecedented strategy of j
New York Magazine / Posted 9 days ago
a conservative Supreme Court justice, thanks to his unprecedented strategy of judicial blockade after the death of Antonin Scalia. “Now our new president has of course not been in this line of work before. And I think had excessive... Read more
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The Hill
Grassley reverses ‘expectation’ of Supreme Court vacancy this yearwas nominated by President Trump shortly after he took office in January, was c
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
was nominated by President Trump shortly after he took office in January, was confirmed to the court in April, more than a year after the death of Justice Antonin Scalia. Another vacancy on the court would allow Trump to nominate a second ju... Read more
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Reuters
Senator Grassley not expecting imminent Supreme Court vacancyof conservative Justice Neil Gorsuch. Gorsuch arrived on the high court more t
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
of conservative Justice Neil Gorsuch. Gorsuch arrived on the high court more than a year after the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, who had been a leading conservative voice. The Republican-led Senate in 2016 refused to consider... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
Wechsler, history and gerrymanderingin Gill v.Whitford? In Vieth v. Jubilerer, the Supreme Court’s previous gerrym
SCOTUSblog / Posted 9 days ago
in Gill v.Whitford? In Vieth v. Jubilerer, the Supreme Court’s previous gerrymandering case from a decade ago, Justice Antonin Scalia wrote an opinion not unlike Frankfurter’s in Beauharnais. Scalia’s main observation was that gerrymandering... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Perspective: Watch Clarence Thomas take over the Supreme Court on behalf of Trumpsprofessor at George Mason University's law school — an institution that, at Rao
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
professor at George Mason University's law school — an institution that, at Rao's urging, was recently renamed in honor of Antonin Scalia. Rao has devoted her academic career to criticizing the administrative state — the web of agencies and... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
A path through the thicket – the First Amendment right of associationassociation is closely linked to the First Amendment’s prohibition on content a
SCOTUSblog / Posted 10 days ago
association is closely linked to the First Amendment’s prohibition on content and viewpoint discrimination. As Justice Antonin Scalia put it in one of his last dissenting opinions, “the First Amendment is a kind of Equal Protection Clause for... Read more
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Boston Globe
Georgianna Nyman Aronson, 86, who captured Supreme Court justices in portraitssix associate justices of the US Supreme Court — Harry Blackmun, Ruth Bader Gin
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
six associate justices of the US Supreme Court — Harry Blackmun, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Anthony Kennedy, Sandra Day O’Connor, Antonin Scalia, and Clarence Thomas — which she finished between 1991 and 2009. Mrs. Aronson approached those commissions no... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Trump steps up attacks on McConnell for failure on health-care...almost as a tutor to Trump on the key issue of handling the Supreme Court vacan
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
almost as a tutor to Trump on the key issue of handling the Supreme Court vacancy after the February 2016 death of Justice Antonin Scalia. At McConnell's urging, Trump released lists of more than 20 potential nominees, names that were culled by... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Trump again attacks McConnell for failure on health-care reformalmost as a tutor to Trump on the key issue of handling the Supreme Court vacan
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
almost as a tutor to Trump on the key issue of handling the Supreme Court vacancy after the February 2016 death of Justice Antonin Scalia. At McConnell's urging, Trump released lists of more than 20 potential nominees, names that were culled by... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Trump again attacks McConnell for failure on health-care reformalmost as a tutor to Trump on the key issue of handling the Supreme Court vacan
Baltimore Sun / Posted 10 days ago
almost as a tutor to Trump on the key issue of handling the Supreme Court vacancy after the February 2016 death of Justice Antonin Scalia. At McConnell's urging, Trump released lists of more than 20 potential nominees, names that were culled by... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Trump again attacks McConnell for failure on health-care reformalmost as a tutor to Trump on the key issue of handling the Supreme Court vacan
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
almost as a tutor to Trump on the key issue of handling the Supreme Court vacancy after the February 2016 death of Justice Antonin Scalia. At McConnell's urging, Trump released lists of more than 20 potential nominees, names that were culled by... Read more
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New Kerala
Gloria Steinem, Dorothy Pitman Hughes Release Limited Edition Iconic T-shirt To Support Equal Rights Amendment - newkerala news #262140the basis of gender. Today, the Constitution does not guarantee equal rights fo
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
the basis of gender. Today, the Constitution does not guarantee equal rights for women. As the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia stated: "Certainly the Constitution does not require discrimination on the basis of sex. The only issue is... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Trump again attacks McConnell for failure on health-care reformalmost as a tutor to Trump on the key issue of handling the Supreme Court vacan
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
almost as a tutor to Trump on the key issue of handling the Supreme Court vacancy after the February 2016 death of Justice Antonin Scalia. At McConnell's urging, Trump released lists of more than 20 potential nominees, names that were culled by... Read more
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The Mercury News
Trump escalates attacks on McConnellalmost as a tutor to Trump on the key issue of handling the Supreme Court vacan
The Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
almost as a tutor to Trump on the key issue of handling the Supreme Court vacancy after the February 2016 death of Justice Antonin Scalia. At McConnell’s urging, Trump released lists of more than 20 potential nominees, names that were culled by... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Local, National, International Issues to be Featured Topics of 2017-18 University Forum SeriesMeans, Lilly Ledbetter, Susan Sontag, G. Gordon Liddy, Kurt Vonnegut, Barbara E
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 12 days ago
Means, Lilly Ledbetter, Susan Sontag, G. Gordon Liddy, Kurt Vonnegut, Barbara Ehrenreich, E.O. Wilson, Art Spiegelman, Antonin Scalia, Carl Bernstein, and Sebastian Junger. Admission to University Forum is free; members of the campus community... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
Mind the gap? The efficiency gap, its failures and the “problem” of geography and choice in redistrictingthe major cities of Madison and Milwaukee and Republicans inhabit the remainder
SCOTUSblog / Posted 12 days ago
the major cities of Madison and Milwaukee and Republicans inhabit the remainder of the state. Justices Anthony Kennedy and Antonin Scalia both noted this clustering effect in Vieth v. Jubelirer, as did Justice Sandra Day O’Connor in Bandemer. This... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
The justices tackle partisan gerrymandering againyears ago, in a challenge to Pennsylvania’s redistricting plan, the justices we
SCOTUSblog / Posted 13 days ago
years ago, in a challenge to Pennsylvania’s redistricting plan, the justices were deeply divided. Four justices – Justice Antonin Scalia, joined by then-Chief Justice William Rehnquist and Justices Sandra Day O’Connor and Clarence Thomas – agreed... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
This Californian lost her legs in Austria. Now she’s part of Trump’s fight with 9th Circuitdisposition – and the Supreme Court, where a majority of Republican appointees
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 13 days ago
disposition – and the Supreme Court, where a majority of Republican appointees prevailed until the February 2016 death of Antonin Scalia. In each of the eight, the 9th Circuit took what would be seen as traditionally liberal positions on issues... Read more
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The Washington Times
Donald Trump fights Robert Mueller in public relations offensivelawmakers. David K. Rehr, a law professor who teaches strategic Washington lea
The Washington Times / Posted 14 days ago
lawmakers. David K. Rehr, a law professor who teaches strategic Washington leadership at George Mason University’s Antonin Scalia Law School, said Mr. Trump benefits from keeping his side of the story in the public eye and forcing the news... Read more
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Op-Ed News
50 Shockingly Extreme Right-Wing Proposals in the 2016 Republican Party Platformof Independence, including the inalienable right to life and the laws of nature
Op-Ed News / Posted 14 days ago
of Independence, including the inalienable right to life and the laws of nature and nature's God, as did the late Justice Antonin Scalia." 10. Appoint anti-LGBT and anti-Obamacare justices: "Only such appointments will enable courts to begin to... Read more
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FOX News
Is Congress really or really not on recess?sure former President Barack Obama didn’t have the chance to make a recess appo
FOX News / Posted 14 days ago
sure former President Barack Obama didn’t have the chance to make a recess appointment to the Supreme Court after Justice Antonin Scalia died. That’s why the GOP-controlled House and Senate never adjourned all of last year following Scalia’s... Read more
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Breitbart
Senate Stays in Pro-Forma Session, Blocking Trump Recess Appointments as Lawmakers Leave D.C.to prevent recess appointments, including a Supreme Court nomination for the se
Breitbart / Posted 15 days ago
to prevent recess appointments, including a Supreme Court nomination for the seat vacated by the late Justice Antonin Scalia. But now with a GOP Senate and a Republican president in the White House, the tactic seems out of place,... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
With Supreme Court seat filled, GOP looks to lower courtsplacing a premium on the Constitution’s limits on government power.” That phil
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 15 days ago
placing a premium on the Constitution’s limits on government power.” That philosophy was a priority for the late Justice Antonin Scalia, whom Gorsuch replaced, and Trump has said he wants the federal judiciary to reflect those values. There are... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Georgia governor approves carrying concealed guns on college campusesthe University of Virginia campus by Thomas Jefferson and James Madison, and an
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 17 days ago
the University of Virginia campus by Thomas Jefferson and James Madison, and an opinion by the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia that described schools as “sensitive places” under the Second Amendment. The governor signed this year’s... Read more
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BBC News
US court rejects conservative challenge to affirmative actionminority students. The court is currently composed of eight judges rather than
BBC News / Posted 18 days ago
minority students. The court is currently composed of eight judges rather than the usual nine, due to the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, who has yet to be replaced. President Barack Obama's nominee, Merrick Garland, is being blocked by... Read more
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MLive.com
UMich responds to Trump admin's plan to take on affirmative action programsvoted in favor of the Texas program by a 4-3 vote, an outcome that was dramatic
MLive.com / Posted 18 days ago
voted in favor of the Texas program by a 4-3 vote, an outcome that was dramatically altered by the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, who opposed affirmative action. The university considers race among many factors in admitting the last... Read more
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Evening Standard
Donald Trump to be 'very involved' in Britain after BrexitDonald Trump announced Neil Gorsuch as his nominee to fill the seat of former A
Evening Standard / Posted 19 days ago
Donald Trump announced Neil Gorsuch as his nominee to fill the seat of former Associate Justice of the Supreme Court Antonin Scalia in Washington, DC, on 31 January 2017 US President Donald Trump (2L) congratulates Rex Tillerson (seated)... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Justice Ginsburg opens up about working with Antonin Scalia at Aspen eventWhile former U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia possessed many gifts, hi
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 19 days ago
While former U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia possessed many gifts, his wit particularly stood out to his good friend and ideological opposite on the court, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. "He had that rare talent of making even the most sober... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Rep. Buck talks health care, financial concerns at Sterling town hallwas nominated by President Donald Trump and confirmed by the Senate to replace
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 20 days ago
was nominated by President Donald Trump and confirmed by the Senate to replace the seat vacated after the death of Justice Antonin Scalia who was serving during President Obama's administration. Buck said the main struggle for the first-time... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Rep. Buck talks health care, financial concerns at Sterling town hallwas nominated by President Donald Trump and confirmed by the Senate to replace
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
was nominated by President Donald Trump and confirmed by the Senate to replace the seat vacated after the death of Justice Antonin Scalia who was serving during President Obama's administration. Buck said the main struggle for the first-time... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Secret donations are helping to boost President Trump's agenda, fights with investigatorsmillions to help successfully block the confirmation of Judge Merrick Garland,
Detroit Free Press / Posted 21 days ago
millions to help successfully block the confirmation of Judge Merrick Garland, Obama's pick to replace the late Justice Antonin Scalia. Like other groups, JCN's leaders cast using anonymous money for its policy fights as a First Amendment... Read more
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CBS News
Trump says GOP senators "look like fools" after health care failureDemocrats tried to block a vote on nominee Neil Gorsuch, Mr. Trump's choice to
CBS News / Posted 22 days ago
Democrats tried to block a vote on nominee Neil Gorsuch, Mr. Trump's choice to fill the seat left vacant by the death of Antonin Scalia. The move eliminated the 60-vote threshold for nominees to the high court. But the filibuster remains in... Read more
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Philly.com
Jon Huntsman a good choice for ambassador to Russiawas made possible not by negotiation skills honed in the era of the Art of the
Philly.com / Posted 23 days ago
was made possible not by negotiation skills honed in the era of the Art of the Deal, but by the untimely passing of Justice Antonin Scalia a year before he came into office. There has been no legislative achievement of note. No tax reform. No... Read more
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Business Standard India
White House leaps into culture wars on gay rightsgovernor of Indiana. It was also signed by Hashim Mooppan, a deputy in the Civi
Business Standard India / Posted 24 days ago
governor of Indiana. It was also signed by Hashim Mooppan, a deputy in the Civil Division who was a former clerk to Justice Antonin Scalia. Sarah Isgur Flores, a Justice Department spokeswoman, declined to discuss the substance of internal... Read more
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The Hill
Sessions is the nicest man in town — but don't take that for weaknessconfirmation of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court. Candidate Trump’s promise to
The Hill / Posted 24 days ago
confirmation of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court. Candidate Trump’s promise to appoint someone “in the mold” of the late Antonin Scalia — and his delivery as president — have earned him more goodwill among conservatives than perhaps he realizes.... Read more
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FOX News
A huge week for guns: A federal circuit court has done what the Supreme Court would notand Thomas wrote an eight-page dissent so filled with passion that it doesn’t s
FOX News / Posted 24 days ago
and Thomas wrote an eight-page dissent so filled with passion that it doesn’t seem a leap to imagine the late Justice Antonin Scalia whispering as a muse in their ears. Related Image Justice Thomas wrote: “Even if other Members of the Court... Read more
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The Hill
Trump, there is no better AG than Jeff Sessions — don't lose himClayton J. and Henry R. Barber professor of law at Northwestern University. Mr.
The Hill / Posted 24 days ago
Clayton J. and Henry R. Barber professor of law at Northwestern University. Mr. Calabresi served as a law clerk to Justice Antonin Scalia of the United States Supreme Court, and he also clerked for U.S. Court of Appeals Judges Robert H. Bork and... Read more
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Evening Standard
How John McCain delivered a damning indictment on Trump's health billDonald Trump announced Neil Gorsuch as his nominee to fill the seat of former A
Evening Standard / Posted 25 days ago
Donald Trump announced Neil Gorsuch as his nominee to fill the seat of former Associate Justice of the Supreme Court Antonin Scalia in Washington, DC, on 31 January 2017 US President Donald Trump (2L) congratulates Rex Tillerson (seated)... Read more
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The Washington Times
Section 702 Surveillance Authority: No Extension Unless the Fourth Amendment HonoredKing of England cannot enter; all his forces dare not cross the threshold of th
The Washington Times / Posted 26 days ago
King of England cannot enter; all his forces dare not cross the threshold of the ruined tenement. Speaking through Justice Antonin Scalia, the Supreme Court decreed in Kyllo v. United States that the Fourth Amendment today should be interpreted... Read more
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The Hill
The case against four person majorities on the Supreme Courtsetting where a single justice is absent (for example, the period during which
The Hill / Posted 27 days ago
setting where a single justice is absent (for example, the period during which the seat formerly held by the late Justice Antonin Scalia lay vacant), five justices are still required as a majority of the eight sitting justices. However, where two... Read more
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Roll Call
How Bad Political Manners Fomented the Health Care Messto the night of Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016. That was when McConnell waited less th
Roll Call / Posted 27 days ago
to the night of Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016. That was when McConnell waited less than 90 minutes after learning that Justice Antonin Scalia had died before transforming the period of mourning into the setting for a bold partisan power play. In... Read more
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FOX News
Ruth Bader Ginsburg hopes for less political gridlock 'in my lifetime'politics, speaking to a theater audience following a play about her late friend
FOX News / Posted 28 days ago
politics, speaking to a theater audience following a play about her late friend and ideological sparring partner, Justice Antonin Scalia. The court's senior liberal justice was on hand at Arena Stage in Washington, D.C., for a new run of The... Read more
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