The White House appears to be trying to sabotage the Biden administration not only by keeping the Biden team from information it needs, but by tying its hands and slowing it down.
- October 27, 2020
October 26, 2020 Tonight, the Senate confirmed Justice Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court of the United States to take the seat of the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. The vote was 52 to 48, with no Democrats voting to confirm Barrett. One Republican, Senator Susan Collins of Maine, voted against the confirmation, saying it is too close to an election to fill the seat. Collins is in a tight reelection race against Democrat Sara ...
- October 15, 2020
Democrats have hammered home that putting Barrett on the court at this moment is an extraordinary power grab, and voters seem to agree. Turning attention away from the hearings would be useful for the Republicans when voters are on their way to the polls.
- December 9, 2014A three-part investigation by Reuters finds a rarified group of attorneys and powerful law firms dominate proceedings before the nation's highest court.
- June 26, 2013 | Group ThinkLawyer Gerry Hebert of the Campaign Legal Center writes that the VRA decision will have a detrimental impact that we can see, and is a "slap in the face" to congressional authority.