Cloture vote scheduled for Goodwin ‘Reparations’ Liu’s nomination

Morgen Verum Serum 5/18/2011

Well, tomorrow’s the day. Word came out late yesterday that Harry Reid has scheduled a cloture vote for Goodwin Liu, Obama’s controversial nominee to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. There are numerous reasons for conservatives to oppose Liu’s nomination, but I don’t think anything better captures just how far out […]

Richard Painter’s Deceptive Portrayal of Goodwin Liu–Part 1

Ed Whelan National Review Online 3/2/2011

On Huffington Post, law professor (and former Bush White House ethics adviser) Richard Painter offers an extensive, but badly flawed, defense of Goodwin Liu that falsely accuses me of “invent[ing] a series of myths about Liu with no basis in reality.” The opening part of Painter’s essay consists of […]

Obama Picks Anti-Alito Left-Winger For Ninth Circuit Court Seat

John L. Work NewsRealBlog 2010 February 24

Conservative radio talk-show host Rush Limbaugh has said many times that elections have consequences. One of the more-far-reaching powers that sitting Presidents hold is the ability to influence the Leftward or Rightward tilt of the entire Republic by the appointments of Justices to the Federal Circuit Courts and […]