Nearly three-quarters of Americans say they want an independent, non-partisan commission instead of Congress to investigate Russia’s involvement in the 2016 election, according to the latest NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll. Seventy-three percent of respondents… Read More
by David A. Love Remember the name Aramis Ayala. She is a black woman and a Florida prosecutor who is taking a stand against the death penalty, and she is catching hell for it. It’s… Read More
The yearlong implosion of Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley’s political career has, even by the standards of Southern state government, moved at a snail’s pace. But nearly 13 months after a bitter ex-state employee announced to… Read More
by Robert Reich By my count, there are now four grounds to impeach Donald Trump. The fifth appears to be on its way. First, in taking the oath of office, a president promises to “faithfully… Read More
There is no bipartisan compromise in sight as the Senate heads for a showdown over the Supreme Court that is likely to alter longstanding chamber norms and rules, thanks to a tense partisan environment and distrust resulting… Read More
Alarming and amazing hypocrisy. Merrick Garland’s seat causes Hatch to catch to call BS.
Texas, one of the most notorious voting rights abuse states got smacked down by a federal court panel that invalidated three districts in an order issued late Friday. The Austin American Statesman reported: “the San Antonio-based panel… Read More
In a meeting with Senator Blumenthal, Judge Gorsuch said he was “demoralized” and “disheartened” by the President’s attack on the judiciary (presumably not only in relation to the current dispute over the executive order on… Read More