The Courts

Conservatives Dealt 5 Knockout Blows The Last 8 Days

Conservatives Dealt 5 Knockout Blows The Last 8 Days

Riding high over the mid-term elections, then faced with the reality of what appears to be another “do-nothing” session of Congress – conservatives were dealt 5 knockout blows over the course of the last eight days. THURSDAY, June 25, 2015: 1) First came the Supreme Court decision in King v. Burwell, “negating a far-right challenge […]

Supreme Court Smacks Down North Carolina’s Ultrasound Law

Supreme Court Smacks Down North Carolina’s Ultrasound Law

This morning the United States Supreme Court rejected an appeal from North Carolina to reinstate a requirement that abortion providers show an ultrasound to a pregnant woman before she undergoes an abortion procedure. Justice Antonin Scalia had voted to hear the appeal. The justices left the former decision in place stating that the North Carolina […]

Right Wing Pundit: Millions Will Flee America – Calls For Secession Over Gay Marriage

Right Wing Pundit: Millions Will Flee America – Calls For Secession Over Gay Marriage

Every time the right-wing loons feel as though things in this country are changing or not going their way, they throw a hissy fit and threaten to leave. Not that anyone would stop them. After all, they’ve been a complete obstacle to social progress for several decades while benefiting the most from the social programs […]

Kansas Governor Declares War On The State Court System

Kansas Governor Declares War On The State Court System

Kansas is a mess! It’s what you get when state government goes full-blown Tea Party. After the 2013 fiscal year, Kansas had around $700 million in the state’s reserve fund. Then Governor Sam Brownback’s tax cuts went to work. The governor had promised his tax cuts would lead to a better, wealthier Kansas. As he […]

Tom DeLay: If SCOTUS Backs Marriage Equality, ‘All Hell Is Going To Break Loose’ – VIDEO

Tom DeLay: If SCOTUS Backs Marriage Equality, ‘All Hell Is Going To Break Loose’ – VIDEO

Tom DeLay, remember him? The former House Majority Leader from Texas, who was convicted of money laundering, accused of taking contributions from Russian Oil Executives to influence his vote on an IMF bailout of the Russian economy, his involvement in the K Street Project, his misuse of federal investigative agencies, and there’s the Jack Abramoff scandal, […]

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