Friday, September 17, 2021

Tag: SCOTUS

SCOTUS temporarily allows parts of Trump’s Muslim ban, will rule on...

Some of the conservative Justices did, however, indicate that they would be willing to uphold the ban, in full.

SCOTUS: Okay for debt collectors to hound people, even after statute...

“The result is that debt buyers have won ‘billions of dollars in default judgments’ simply by filing suit and betting that consumers will lack the resources to respond.”

Supreme Court Overturns Restrictive Texas Abortion Law

What does the new decision mean for other states with TRAP laws?

In Scathing Dissent, Justice Sotomayor Says Supreme Court Just Gave The...

“It implies that you are not a citizen of a democracy but the subject of a carceral state, just waiting to be cataloged.”

BREAKING: The Biggest Legal Attack On Unions In Decades Is Dead

Justice Antonin Scalia died, and the anti-union litigants lost the fifth vote they needed to prevail.

Obama’s Nomination Insurance for Plutocracy

Obama can call Garland moderate and Republicans can call him liberal, but on the most important question of 2016 he is neither.

Mitch McConnell: We Won’t Vote on Garland Because the NRA Opposes...

Did Mitch McConnell just admit to Republicans being in bed with the NRA?

Republican Senator Says Colleagues Should ‘Man Up’ And Vote On Merrick...

"The tough thing about these senatorial jobs is you get "yes" or "no" votes. Your whole job is to either say "yes" or "no" and explain why.”

Myths And Facts On The Nomination Of Judge Merrick Garland To...

Here are the facts on the nominee, previous lines of right-wing attack, and facts about the nomination and confirmation processes going forward.

Supreme Obstruction

After so many years of this, the public is, to say the least, disillusioned to the point of giving up on government – even our current pretense of democracy.

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6 gentle and respectful ways to help decrease vaccine hesitancy in a friend

It may take a few talks to encourage them, but every conversation is a step in the right direction toward vaccination and the world returning to normal.
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The $3.5 trillion bill corporate America is terrified of

It’s time to get this landmark bill passed and build a fairer America.

New bill to prevent Wall Street from continuing to finance fossil fuel industry

“For too long, our federal government has looked the other way while our nation’s largest banks bankroll the dirtiest fossil fuel projects.”

Whatever happened to the Republican Party that stood for limited government?

Today’s Republican Party, while still claiming to stand for limited government, is practicing just the opposite: government intrusion everywhere.
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As wealthy nations debate giving booster vaccine shots, calls grow for global vaccine equity

“This is an emergency that affects all of us because variants are coming from areas where there are large numbers of unvaccinated people.”