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California Is Using Lawsuits To Impose Blue-State Values On The Rest Of The Country

by David Davenportvia Washington Examiner
Tuesday, August 7, 2018

It's not fake news that California is joining 19 other states to sue the Trump administration over auto emission standards. But it’s not surprising news either, since this is now the 39th lawsuit California has brought against the federal government during Donald Trump’s 1.5-year presidency. 

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The Democrats’ Partisan “Paper Chase” To Keep Kavanaugh Off The Court

quoting Adam J. Whitevia Inside Sources
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
When George H. W. Bush nominated David Souter to become a Supreme Court justice, the New Hampshire judge had been on the federal bench for a total of three months. Souter was confirmed by a vote of 90-9 with the support of 46 Democrats.
Analysis and Commentary

Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Influence

by Adam J. Whitevia Real Clear Politics
Tuesday, July 31, 2018

If all goes according to plan, Brett Kavanaugh will soon join the Supreme Court. But his ideas arrived at the Court well before him.

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The Coming Constitutional Storm

by Adam J. Whitevia The Weekly Standard
Monday, July 30, 2018

We are having a “constitutional moment,” so to speak, in two parts. The first is obvious and momentous; the second is less obvious, but perhaps even more significant. The first is Justice Anthony Kennedy’s retirement and the fight to confirm his successor; the second is a slow-motion collision of profound constitutional powers: those of prosecution, pardon, and impeachment.

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Richard Epstein: Prepping For The Borking Of Kavanaugh: The Nixon Case

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The John Batchelor Show
Saturday, July 28, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Richard Epstein discusses the potential of a bitter confirmation process for Judge Brett Kavanaugh.

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Richard Epstein: Ep. 112: Oh Baby

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia Ricochet
Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Richard Epstein discusses the efforts to impeach Rod Rosenstein; the Brett Kavanaugh nomination; the Supreme Court’s Janus ruling; and the controversy over birthright citizenship

Interviews

Richad Epstein: Prepping For The Borking Of Kavanaugh. 2 of 2

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The John Batchelor Show
Thursday, July 19, 2018

Part 2 - Hoover Institution fellow Richard Epstein discusses his Defining Ideas article "Progressives Come After Brett Kavanaugh."

Interviews

Richad Epstein: Prepping For The Borking Of Kavanaugh. 1 of 2

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The John Batchelor Show
Thursday, July 19, 2018

Part 1 - Hoover Institution fellow Richard Epstein discusses his Defining Ideas article "Progressives Come After Brett Kavanaugh."

Analysis and Commentary

America's Government -- Hooked Up To An Ivy Drip?

by Bill Whalenvia Real Clear Politics
Saturday, July 14, 2018

Here’s hoping that someone turned on a recorder when President Trump met with his Supreme Court finalists, for I’m guessing that in at least three instances the conversation went something like the Princeton interview scene in “Risky Business.”

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Justice Elena Kagan’s Scholarly Connection With Brett Kavanaugh

quoting Jack Goldsmithvia The Daily Signal
Thursday, July 12, 2018

A surprise shoutout from President Donald Trump’s conservative Supreme Court nominee to one of the high court’s liberal justices proved to be a rare note of civility amid the partisan rancor from the left surrounding the pick.

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