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Trump Suggests Ginsburg's Final Statement Was Faked By Adam Schiff, Schumer, Pelosi

Monday  18:02,   21 september 2020

"I don't know if she said that or that was written out by Adam Schiff and Schumer and Pelosi, I'd be more inclined to the second you don't know, it came out of the wind, it sounds so beautiful. But that sounds like a Schumer deal or... >>>

Donald Trump is really grading himself on a curve on coronavirus

Monday  18:02,   21 september 2020

Very soon, the United States will mark a somber milestone: 200,000 Americans will have died from the coronavirus. © BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/AFP via Getty Images US President Donald Trump speaks at a "Great American Comeback" rally in Fayetteville,... >>>

Republicans can't face voters if they don't confirm Ginsburg's replacement

Monday  18:02,   21 september 2020

It says something about the effects of decades of politicization of the Supreme Court that the instant Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death became public, the bitter partisan debate over her replacement began. © Provided by Washington Examiner 20160213 mitch >>>

Replacing Justice Ginsburg could depend on Arizona's next senator

Monday  18:02,   21 september 2020

Does it get any more 2020 than a Supreme Court nomination fight in the stretch run of a bitterly contested presidential election? It tempts fate to ask that question, since 2020 has a way of one-upping our worst fears. Suffice it to say that there... >>>

Justice Dept. deems New York City, Portland and Seattle 'anarchist jurisdictions'

Monday  18:01,   21 september 2020

Democratic mayors and governors earlier this month bashed the effort to withhold funds from their areas as illegal and a distraction from Covid deaths.That memo directed Attorney General William Barr, in consultation with Office of Management and... >>>

Trump Wants to Shift Election Debate to SCOTUS Nomination From COVID-19, Says Ex-Bush Aide

Monday  17:45,   21 september 2020

The Bush administration aide Elise Jordan argued that Trump would "love nothing more" than public focus on his SCOTUS nomination.Speaking on MSNBC last night, the network's political analyst argued that the commander-in-chief would want to distract... >>>

Trump casts doubt on Ginsburg statement, wonders if it was written by Schiff, Pelosi or Schumer

Monday  17:41,   21 september 2020

President Trump cast doubt in a Monday interview on Fox News that Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's dying wish was that her replacement on the Supreme Court not be picked by Trump, saying those words might have been "written by Adam Schiff, Schumer... >>>

Quickly processing the Supreme Court nominee can restore order to a broken procedure

Monday  17:41,   21 september 2020

In the wake of the vacancy on the Supreme Court created by the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, it is helpful to review the process by which Supreme Court confirmations take place, to get a sense of what to expect. © Provided by Washington... >>>

Biden had $141 million cash advantage over Trump heading into September

Monday  17:41,   21 september 2020

Biden and Democrats had $466 million in cash on hand at the end of August.The newly revealed cash figures continues to show how the president's cash advantage leading into the general election season has evaporated heading into the final stretch of... >>>

Biden Says He Will Not Release Supreme Court List to Avoid Politicizing Court

Monday  17:41,   21 september 2020

Biden pushed back against calls for him to release his own list of potential nominees.“We can’t ignore the cherished system of checks and balances. That includes this whole business of releasing a list of potential nominees that I would put... >>>

Half of Republicans Think Appointing RBG's Replacement Should Wait, Poll Finds

Monday  17:40,   21 september 2020

Over 60 percent of Americans think Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg's Supreme Court seat should not be filled until after the upcoming election.A national Reuters/Ipsos poll conducted the day following Ginsberg's death on Friday, found that the... >>>

When did good governance become an “armageddon option”?

Monday  17:37,   21 september 2020

The price for Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s seat can’t be democracy itself.Furious Democrats are considering total war — profound changes to two branches of government, and even adding stars to the flag — if Republicans jam through a Supreme Court nominee,... >>>

Replacing Ginsburg will decide election in more ways than one

Monday  17:37,   21 september 2020

Her death has fueled the inevitable debate over the nomination.In considering these issues, it is crucial to distinguish between the constitutional powers of the president and the Senate, on the one hand, and political considerations, on the other... >>>

Top Latino groups release climate change focused ad campaign

Monday  17:36,   21 september 2020

A coalition of Latino advocacy groups on Monday announced a radio and digital ad campaign to support #VoteLikeAMadre, a climate change-focused campaign targeting Latina mothers.The coalition, led by the Latino Victory Project, said it will invest... >>>

Trump speculates Ginsburg's dying wish was faked by Pelosi and Schumer

Monday  17:36,   21 september 2020

President Trump theorized that Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's dying wish was made up by Democrats for political gain. © Provided by Washington Examiner Trump, during a Monday morning interview on Fox & Friends, claimed that Senate... >>>