Super Nominee – Super Scrutiny.
Senator Patrick (Leaky) Leahy (D-VT) has stated that Obama’s choice for the Supreme Court, to replace Justice John Paul Stevens who is retiring at the end of this term, should be in place for the next Supreme Court term which begins in October. Barack Obama and John Paul Stevens Umm, maybe not, Pat… there are some Senate Republicans who are going to work at their | Read More »
Let’s Put 2 and 2 Together
So, Justice John Paul Stevens is retiring. Now we learn that Dawn Johnsen has withdrawn her nomination to run the Office of Legal Counsel (OLC) at the DoJ. Teh Won had been hankering so bad to get Johnsen in that position that he nominated her twice while the idiot Senate Majority “Leader” Reid dithered on bringing the nomination for a full vote on the Senate | Read More »
Should GOP delay SCOTUS nomination to replace Justice Stevens beyond Nov. Election? I say Yes.
Since the SCOTUS appointment is a life time appointment and considering that BO will appoint a most radical person to raplace the retiring Justice Stevens, I think GOP should delay and use every parliamentary maneuvers at its disposal. In light of how they have ram roded the HC Bill many Senators and Congressmen had promised all out legislative war on all new policy initiatives and | Read More »