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Supreme Court

For Chuck Schumer, this is a winter of profound regret. Chief among the new Senate minority leader’s lamentations is what he now says was his...
Israeli Left

If there’s one thing that infuriates me about Israeli leftists, it’s that they spend so much time howling about nonexistent threats to Israeli democracy that...
Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg doesn’t like Donald Trump. That one of the most liberal members of the U.S. Supreme Court feels this way isn’t a...
Supreme Court

In the affirmative-action case decided on Thursday by the U.S. Supreme Court, Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin, Justice Anthony Kennedy cast the decisive...
Immigration

Barack Obama took to the lectern in the White House Briefing Room on Thursday appearing physically exhausted. He had just been rebuffed by the Supreme...
Supreme Court

As Jonathan Tobin remarked, American voters finally have a clear choice to make between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump that does not rest on gauging...
SCOTUS

Today, Americans got two competing visions of who should control the Supreme Court. On Capitol Hill, Senate Democrats staged a mock confirmation hearing for Judge...
little sisters of the poor

The Supreme Court’s ruling this morning in Zubik v. Burwell kicks the can down the road on religious liberty in the United States and substantially...
Garland

When President Obama nominated Merrick Garland to replace Justice Antonin Scalia on the U.S. Supreme Court, Democrats thought they were in a strong position to...
Limited government

Assuming that today’s New York Primary is indicative of the ultimate outcome of the presidential race in both major parties, America’s choice in November is...
Garland

For something that has zero chance of actually happening, President Obama’s nomination of Merrick Garland to the U.S. Supreme Court is getting an awful lot...
Donald Trump

At root, every argument in favor of Trump’s competence is a presumption based upon faith. It is presumed, for example, that Donald Trump would be a...