Collins, 65, is up for re-election in 2020 and some progressives are eyeing a concentrated effort to defeat her as a way to hold her accountable for her record on judicial appointees. But Collins, first elected to her seat in 1996, has worked hard to sustain her popularity among Maine’s voters. … [Read more...] about Susan Collins Gives Brett Kavanaugh Decisive Supreme Court Support
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Why did the FBI not seize and exam the servers themselves? Might this be an effort to undermine damaging information obtained from former campaign manager John Podesta's Gmail account when he was duped into giving out his password? His files, including the now-infamous DNC-funded "dossier" file to be used to attack then-candidate Donald Trump, were later posted to Wikileaks. The files supported the verified DNC's convention rigging against Bernie Sanders and the passing of debate questions to Hillary Clinton. … [Read more...] about Letters: Security for midterm elections, Russian indictments, Supreme Court, bipartisanship
African-Americans whose ancestors were brought as slaves to this country “are not included, and were not intended to be included, under the word ‘citizens’ in the Constitution, and can therefore claim none of the rights and privileges which that instrument provides for and secures to citizens of the United States,” Taney wrote. … [Read more...] about Statues of SCOTUS justice who wrote Dred Scott decision are removed
What are the worst decisions of the U.S. Supreme Court? Historians and court scholars agree on a pair of 19th century opinions: Dred Scott v. Sandford, the 1857 ruling that upheld slavery even in the free states, and Plessy v. Ferguson in 1896, which condoned segregation as “separate but equal.” … [Read more...] about The Worst SCOTUS Decisions Ever?
The New York trial court has yet to decide the motion. Rest assured, however, that we will follow the case and provide an update once it has. Until then, consider whether you – as your company’s human resources director – would have guessed that it might be legal to fire an employee because she (or he) is “too cute.” And take a hard look at your company’s “no romantic relationships between employees” policy while you’re at it! … [Read more...] about “Too Cute” New York Yoga Instructor To Join “Irresistible” Iowa Dental Assistant? Re: Iowa and New York Employment Decisions