#StandWithRand: Rand Paul, Barack Obama, Drones, and Presidential Kill Lists

ReasonTV YouTube 3/7/2013

For almost 13 hours on Wednesday, Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) led a filibuster on the Senate floor that called attention to the Obama administration’s refusal to share its case for why the president can target and kill U.S. citizens without oversight. Joined by about a dozen different colleagues throughout the event, Paul […]

Senate Democrats Push ‘Most Anti-Second Amendment’ Obama Nominee

Matthew Boyle Breitbart.com Big Government 27 Feb 2013

As part of their ongoing war on guns, Senate Democrats are planning to push confirmation of Caitlin Halligan to the DC Court of Appeals. A Senate GOP aide told Breitbart News that she’s the “most anti-Second Amendment nominee” Obama has ever put forward.

The aide told Breitbart […]

‘Truly frightening. Truly.’

William A. Jacobson Legal Insurrection 2/16/2012

For everyone who says that under no circumstances would they vote for a particular Republican candidate if that person were the nominee, ponder this list of potential Obama nominee replacements for Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in a second Obama term.

Be sure to go far down the list to […]

GOP ends truce on judicial hopefuls

Stephen Dinan The Washington Times 12/6/2011

Senate Republicans on Tuesday filibustered one of President Obama’s appellate court nominees, ending a six-year truce and reigniting one of the bitterest recurring battles on Capitol Hill.

The 54-45 vote, almost entirely along partisan lines, blocked former New York Solicitor-General Caitlin Joan Halligan from getting a seat on the […]