Associate Justice Elena Kagan in the dissenting opinion in the Supreme Court’s decision in Janus v. AFSCME said the Court is “weaponizing the First Amendment.”
The ruling by the Court in favor of same-sex marriage in Obergefell v. Hodges in is in reality a blow against liberty, not for it as the majority claims.
Check out our items of interest for October 27th, some miscellany to help keep you caffeinated.
Elena Kagan’s nomination to the Supreme Court was confirmed by the Senate yesterday 63 to 37. She’ll be sworn in today. This obviously isn’t a surprise because it would have meant that Senate Democrats would go against President Barack Obama. Like that would happen, they love her. It is also not a surprise is that […]
Senator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) impressed me with his rationale behind his decision to vote no on Solicitor General Elena Kagan’s nomination to the United State Supreme Court. He brought up her work against the partial birth abortion ban, citing international law, her inability to defend DOMA, etc. He cited her inability to discuss where our […]
Following up on yesterday’s post, I finally a chance to read the Americans United for Life Action report on U.S. Supreme Court nominee, Elena Kagan. They are calling for a Senate investigation, and it should delay the vote on her confirmation in the Senate Judiciary Committee. Whether it will… well that’s another story. The report […]
See updates below… From Americans United for Life Action: SESSIONS TO HOST SENATE PRESSER ON NEW AUL ACTION KAGAN REPORT DR. YOEST TO REVEAL NEW INFORMATION ON KAGAN/ACOG/PARTIAL-BIRTH SCANDAL WASHINGTON, DC (7/15/10) – Senator Jeff Sessions, ranking Member on the Senate Judiciary Committee, will host a press conference today with several leading Senators at 2:30pm […]
Senator Tom Coburn (R-OK) pressed U.S. Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan on the limits of the federal government’s power under the commerce clause during her confirmation hearing today. He referenced a fictitious law mandating that citizens eat three vegetables a day. She said that it was a senseless law, but that Courts shouldn’t judge the […]
I can’t say I know much about President Obama’s second nominee to the U.S. Supreme Court, but from what I can see so far, it could have been worse. Appointing Solicitor General Elena Kagan as William Saunders in his earlier review of potential nominees said: She was recently dean of the Harvard Law School, where […]