Posts Tagged ‘george Bush’

Bork Her Back


Elena Kagan thought the divisive supreme court hearings on the nomination of Judge Bork were just ducky. Would that the GOP was prepared to Bork her back. Ever since his nomination collapsed in an angry ideological confrontation, conservatives and liberals have mobilized forces with regularity to advance or tear down would-be justices. “Anything you seeing […]

Hear Here


What does President Obama think should happen with supreme court nominees who don’t have a track record of judicial service? He thinks their hearings should be tougher, of course. As you know, many on the left (this blog included) have argued that Elena Kagan’s lack of experience on the bench is cause for concern, if […]

Plame Game


A substantial clip from the new film on the Valerie Plame affair… with, who else, Sean Penn.

Chasing Cheney


Liz Cheney is being too tough on Justice Department lawyers… say Republicans! A group that includes leading conservative lawyers and policy experts, former Independent Counsel Kenneth Starr and several senior officials of the last Bush Administration, is denouncing as “shameful” Republican attacks on lawyers who came to the Obama Justice Department after representing suspected terrorists. […]