In the history of mankind, many republics have risen, have flourished for a less or greater time, and then have fallen because their citizens lost the power of governing themselves and thereby of governing their state. TR


Trump to nominate conservative favorite Amy Coney Barrett: NY Times

According to the Times: President Trump has selected Judge Amy Coney Barrett, the favorite candidate of conservatives, to succeed Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and will try to force Senate confirmation before Election Day in a move that would significantly alter the ideological makeup of the Supreme Court for years. Mr. Trump plans to announce on Saturday that she is his choice, according to people close

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Kamala Harris is also in hiding

Does she have her own room in the basement? According to the Washington Examiner: Kamala Harris was widely thought to be a likely “attack dog” for Joe Biden. The former prosecutor earned a reputation for rising to the moment during high-stakes situations, such as her grilling of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh during his 2018 confirmation hearing and even, awkwardly, when she confronted her now-running

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Trump Schedule || Friday, September 25, 2020

11:00 am || Participates in a Latinos for Trump Roundtable; Doral, Florida 12:05 pm || Departs Doral 2:20 pm || Arrives Atlanta 2:40 pm || Delivers remarks on Black Economic Empowerment: The Platinum Plan; Atlanta 4:05 pm || Departs Atlanta 6:10 pm || Arrives Washington 6:45 pm || Holds a fundraiser; Washington 7:35 pm || Departs Washington 8:50 pm || Arrives Newport News, Virginia 9:00

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Trump would accept Supreme Court decision ruling Biden won the election

All President Trump was saying Wednesday, when he refused to answer about a peaceful transfer of power, was that he wanted to make sure the election was fair, given all the uncertainty about the voting, and that there will be challenges that will likely force it to the Supreme Court. He didn’t mean that he wasn’t going to go peacefully. And he certainly didn’t want

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Pelosi refuses to rule out religious test for Supreme Court nominees

Here is the question Nancy Pelosi dodged, sinece it’s hard to hear: Do you agree that Article VI, which bans religious tests from being a qualifictiton for office, do you think that that should apply to Supreme Court nominees as well? The siginficance, of course, is that President Trump is likely to nominate Catholic conservative Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court. And Democrats are

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A day in the campaign: Trump vs. Biden

President Trump has what’s known Thursday as a full working day. First he motorcades down to the Supreme Court to pay his respects to Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Then he will get in his chopper on the South Lawn, take it to Joint Base Andrews, and travel to Charlotte, North Carolina to outline his new health care plan. Then, he’ll leave Charlotte and move on to

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