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Today in Jotters High Impact Posts in the "Two Years Ago In Daily Kos" section was a Diary by Meteor Blades titled Antonin Scalia on tape that included links and an audio recording of Justice ...
by Eric Nelson
Comment Count 21 comments on Tue Mar 03, 2015 at 06:57 PM PST with 38 Recommends
What “Freedom of Speech” costs in real dollars. Your vote is worth $9.95 or $43.95 with the “dark money” added in! Today I ran some numbers on a napkin, aided by by iPhone. If you were in ...
by Ken Ireland
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Oct 28, 2014 at 01:27 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Actually it was the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Civil Rights act that brought this home... The Civil Rights Act among many other things enforced the role a Federal Government should ...
by kavips
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Jul 02, 2014 at 10:08 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
It sometimes seems like the GOP wants to roll back all the progress made on behalf of the public good during the 20th Century - removing women's rights to make their own health decisions, ...
by RockyMtnHigh
Comment Count 19 comments on Thu Jul 17, 2014 at 06:10 PM PDT with 36 Recommends
This Open Thread features Adam B's diary on the Heller decision from 2008. It is worth a read, especially if (like me and many others) you only recently became interested in gun law. Supreme Court ...
by LilithGardener
Comment Count 12 comments on Thu Oct 24, 2013 at 03:46 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
We now have INSIDER proof that today's Tea & Libertarian Parties are just a repackaging of the John Birch Society. Here's a must read book written by Claire Connor (one brave woman I might add) ...
by War on Error
Comment Count 86 comments on Wed Aug 07, 2013 at 10:30 AM PDT with 94 Recommends
I feel as if I've had to explain #TheBlackRule more in the past year than I've had to my entire life. I'm almost positive I've even explained it on this platform before. #TheBlackRule: When mothers ...
by Elon James White
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Jun 03, 2013 at 03:56 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
Now there are retrospectives on what went wrong in Iraq. 10 years in Iran. 11 and a half years since 9/11. But the seminal event - 12+ years since the Supreme Court hijacked the country.
by JoeTheNerd
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Mar 18, 2013 at 06:07 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
I just read this in a chat room & started googling it. Think Progress has this on it http://thinkprogress.org/justice/2012/07/29/602491/scalia-rocket-launcher/ This morning on Fox News Sunday, ...
by eeff
Comment Count 44 comments on Sun Jul 29, 2012 at 11:38 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
Online newspapers are buzzing with headlines: CNN: " High Court Appears to Lean toward Arizona in Immigration Law Dispute " LaTimes: " Supreme Court may uphold part of Arizona immigration ...
by keepemhonest
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Apr 25, 2012 at 07:16 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
I spent a long time thinking of a good title for this blog post, because I really wanted to capture the very deep thoughts I was thinking as I reflected on the Supreme Court oral arguments about ...
by Words of Wiesman
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Apr 02, 2012 at 09:53 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
by Bob Sloan
Comment Count 24 comments on Sat Nov 26, 2011 at 03:25 PM PST with 26 Recommends
On Thursday, a Federal judge ruled that the ban on direct corporate contributions is unconstititutional, citing the highly partisan and wrong-headed Citizens United ruling. I'm sure the Kossacks are ...
by Da Rat Bastid
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat May 28, 2011 at 08:21 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
The following is a citizen news alert about a new menace ravaging the streets of our Nation. Be advised, the following story does contain graphic depictions of effects of addiction.
by DeanNC
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Mar 08, 2011 at 11:03 AM PST with 24 Recommends
That's right, I just got off the phone with Bachmann's office and they are denying that Justice Scalia met with the Tea Party Caucus. Bachmann's office is claiming that the "Closed Door Seminar" ...
by keepemhonest
Comment Count 236 comments on Mon Jan 24, 2011 at 10:24 AM PST with 420 Recommends
CALL Michele Bachmann's office and demand two things: 1) Demand to know how much Tax Payer money we are forking over to Justice Scalia 2) Demand Bachmann explain why the Tax Payer's are ...
by cc
Comment Count 25 comments on Mon Jan 24, 2011 at 08:04 AM PST with 21 Recommends
Throughout the time that Justice Stevens has been on the bench, he's been known as a perfect tactician. He's been able to pull together both sides and thread the needle in forming an opinion. This ...
by calchala
Comment Count 33 comments on Thu May 13, 2010 at 08:14 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
Over the past year, I've kept ...
by Adam B
Comment Count 234 comments on Thu Apr 29, 2010 at 07:08 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
I can't find the quote online, but Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi says "Until we have a strategy in Afghanistan, we aren't going to resource the mission." Really? What exactly have you been doing ...
by elishastephens
Comment Count 20 comments on Thu Oct 08, 2009 at 10:00 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Reports the Wall Street Journal : White House officials said the list of potential nominees is longer ...
by jim bow
Comment Count 21 comments on Thu May 14, 2009 at 07:27 PM PDT with 3 Recommends