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NYT columnist comes unglued on MSNBC: Justice Kennedy ‘betrayed the nation’ – is ‘destroying’ it

By Robert Laurie Panic! Hysteria! Rage! Hand-wringing and hyperbole! The left is in free fall right now, and they seem to be blissfully unaware that the fear tactics they’re still employing are the very things

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Mitch McConnell mockingly responds to Schumer’s call for Merrick Garland SCOTUS nomination

By Robert Laurie For years, it seemed like there was no fight that Mitch McConnell wasn’t prepared to lose. Like most conservative outlets, that meant we gave Mitch quite a bit of (well deserved) grief.

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Report: Trump narrows SCOTUS list to two names – reveal Monday night at 9pm

By Robert Laurie The nomination of the next Supreme Court nominee has the media in a tizzy, conservatives excited, and Democrats in as sort of bipolar hysteria that careens wildly back and forth between rage

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Schumer to Trump: You need to appoint Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court

By Dan Calabrese “It would unite the country,” you see. I’m sure. Democrats would stop attacking every word out of Trump’s mouth and every action or inaction he takes. Conservatives would be just fine with

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Dem Senator threatens: Vote to confirm Trump’s SCOTUS pick, and your career is probably doomed

By Robert Laurie A funny thing happened over the weekend: Democrats admitted that “elections have consequences.” Sure,we’ve heard them use that phrase when they defeat a Republican, but it’s pretty rare that they bring it

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Susan Collins tells Trump: Any nominee who would overturn Roe v. Wade is unacceptable

By Dan Calabrese No one should be surprised she’s taking this position. Susan Collins has been pro-choice for her entire public life, and with the Republican caucus having no margin for error on a confirmation

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For fark’s sake, the Garland nomination was spiked over ideological balance on the court, not because it was an election year

By Dan Calabrese One of the reasons Republicans tend to lose in public debates is that, even when they’re on the right side and doing the right thing, they don’t seem willing to defend their

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Democrats already losing their cookies in objection to Trump’s non-existent SCOTUS nominee

By Herman Cain President Trump has not even named a SCOTUS nominee yet, and the Democrats and liberal media are in full Fear Factor mode. They want to scare people into believing that anyone he

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What to expect in Kennedy successor confirmation hearings . . . and why it won’t be easy to get the kind of Justice we want

By Dan Calabrese I’m excited too. How could you not be? The prospect of a fifth Supreme Court Justice who is really committed to an originalist reading of the Constitution holds the prospect of far