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Supreme Court

Biden

It’s Joe Biden’s mess and, apparently, President Obama thinks the vice president is obligated to try and clean it up. The administration knows that Biden’s...
Garland

Yesterday’s announcement of President Obama’s nomination of Judge Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court launched a furious debate about the relationship between partisanship and the...
competence gap

There is a fashionable argument going around in the conservative legal world which holds that, for all his faults, Donald Trump is preferable to Hillary...
Garland

Senate Republicans are about to gamble. With President Obama’s nomination of Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court today, he is offering the Senate majority a...
SCOTUS

What kind of a person willingly sacrifices themselves for the good of their political party? That’s a question to which we’re about to get at...
Biden

In today’s New York Times Vice President Joe Biden lays out an argument for why Senate Republicans should surrender and let President Obama create a...
Gosnell

Yesterday’s session at the U.S. Supreme Court was one of the day’s biggest stories and got extensive coverage in the mainstream media. With the court...
Brian Sandoval

The thing about triangulation is that it only redounds to the triangulator’s benefit if it appears to be a genuine effort to bridge divides. That...
Sandoval

How badly does President Obama want to be able to choose his third Supreme Court justice? If you believe the rumors being floated in Washington...
Joe Biden

Conservatives have long known that the media tends to treat liberals differently than conservatives. But the battle over replacing Justice Antonin Scalia on the Supreme...
SCOTUS

As the nation paid tribute to the late Justice Antonin Scalia, liberals appear to be licking their chops for a fight with Republicans over whether...
Alito confirmation

At a Tuesday afternoon press conference, President Obama reaffirmed his commitment to submitting a Supreme Court nominee to the Senate despite the vows of Republicans...