I don't want Democrats to embrace Republican cynicism. But they have to be strategic. Allowing the Trump/McConnell/Ryan Junta to fill Scalia's seat is a really bad precedent.
THE SUPREME COURT AND WHY PUBLIC SERVANTS SHOULD NOT BE PLAYING GOD Note: I started writing this piece before the Supreme Court Ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges, then completed after the ruling. I lost my religion in 1984, it must have been in the fall. It's not that I was particularly religious before then, but... Continue Reading →