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When Ed Meece Speaks

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

There is arguably no more influential conservative in America today than Reagan administration Attorney General Edwin Meese. To paraphrase an old marketing slogan, when Ed Meese talks, people listen. Rarely has such attention been more warranted than now, as President Obama prepares to select a new Supreme Court nominee whose views on national security and the law may have enormous bearing on the prospects for our victory in this war for the free world.

After all, as Mr. Meese observed in a major policy address before an American Bar Association audience on Thursday: "In four major cases, the Supreme Court has involved itself in the conduct of this war in what has been a change in terms of the constitutional history and the traditions of the country."

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