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The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) was created in 2010 by the Dodd-Frank Act to help reform Wall Street practices. But last week the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that the CFPB was unconstitutional. The case provides a new episode for a long-running series we might (if we wanted to have the worst Netflix […]
Senator Jeff Flake seems to be reading the writing on the wall, and it’s causing him to push back against his fellow Republicans in the Senate. The Arizona Republican, who is a member of the Judiciary Committee, told The Daily Beast that “nobody really believes” a Supreme Court seat should remain vacant until the next president is sworn in. “Our position shouldn’t be that the next president | Read More »
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Everyone wants to act like Donald Trump
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Friendship only goes so far if you are a progressive
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The unexpected death of Associate Justice Antonin Scalia left the United States Supreme Court with only eight justices. The Senate majority leader, Mitch McConnell, has made it clear that the Senate will not consider holding hearings or voting on President Obama’s nominee, Merrick Garland, until after the presidential election. In the meantime, what happens to the […]
Eminent Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes famously described his fellow judges as “nine scorpions in a bottle,” but now they are reduced to eight. Justice Antonin Scalia’s passing had hardly been made public when Republicans began proclaiming that President Obama should not appoint the late justice’s successor. President Obama countered that he would perform his constitutional duty and […]
Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval has declined to be Obama’s tool for trolling the GOP
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The Court’s balance of power changes one death at a time, as we’ve all been reminded by the passing of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia. In recent times, Supreme Court justices have timed their retirements to allow a president with similar politics to fill their seat, so that ideological change on the Court occurs slowly and […]
The New York Post reports that “new legislation is being pushed that would give illegal aliens the right to vote” in certain New York City Elections.
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