GOP senator says Kavanaugh should be confirmed because he’s ‘just a really nice guy’

By replacing retiring Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy with Donald Trump’s nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, the United States Senate could well set back civil rights, voting rights, workers’ rights, access to healthcare, reproductive rights, and civil liberties for decades. But one of his biggest Senate supporters…

Obama To Get Human Rights Award

Former President Obama has been named a Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Ripple of Hope laureate. The award honors global leaders for “their exceptional work toward a more just and peaceful world.” Along with Obama, Discovery President and CEO David Zaslav, Humana CEO Bruce Broussard…

How Will Trump’s Pick Actually Change the Supreme Court?

–We look at how Donald Trump’s selection to replace Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy, Judge Brett Kavanaugh, would materially change the future of the Supreme Court, including on Roe v. Wade, corporate power, and the power of the executive branch -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Become…

BREAKING: Trump Picks Outrageous Extremist for Supreme Court

–Donald Trump selects Judge Brett Kavanaugh to replace Anthony Kennedy on the Supreme Court, and the propaganda battle begins immediately over Kavanaugh’s position on a woman’s right to choose https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/supreme-court/trump-taps-federal-appeals-court-judge-brett-kavanaugh-supreme-court-n889921 -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Become a Patron: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow -Follow David on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dpakman -Follow David…

There are 5 types of judges Trump could pick to replace Justice Kennedy

So, that happened. Justice Anthony Kennedy, the Supreme Court’s occasional swing-voter, looked over at the racist goon in the White House and said “That’s exactly the sort of person I want to choose my successor.” In fairness to Kennedy, he likely made this decision because…

HHS official celebrates Kennedy retirement with anti-choice activists: ‘We’re just getting started’

It’s been less than a week since Justice Anthony Kennedy announced his retirement from the Supreme Court, but already anti-women activists are plotting how best to take advantage of a weakened judicial branch in order to undermine access to safe abortions. Kennedy was long thought…

This is how Collins and Murkowski marketed themselves as champions of choice

Justice Anthony Kennedy is gone and, as a result, Roe v. Wade is in dire straits. The future of abortion’s legality in the United States rests in the hands of two Republican senators, Sens. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) and Susan Collins (R-ME), both unique in their caucus as pro-choice…

Key Swing Vote Anthony Kennedy Retiring From Supreme Court

Justice Anthony Kennedy announced Wednesday he would be retiring from the Supreme Court. With him go his three decades of experience on the bench and, more politically pressing, his moderate legal philosophy. It was this centrist streak that made his vote the key in many…

Elections Matter: Another Supreme Court Justice Retiring

–Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy will be retiring, allowing Donald Trump to replace the moderate Justice with a total extreme conservative ideologue, more proof that elections matter and there would have been major differences between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton https://www.cnn.com/2018/06/27/politics/anthony-kennedy-retires/index.html -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership…

The lawyer obstructing Michigan’s Larry Nassar investigation is on Trump’s Supreme Court shortlist

On Wednesday, shortly after Supreme Court Associate Justice Anthony Kennedy announced his retirement, President Donald Trump released a short-list of candidates for his next SCOTUS nominee. One of those candidates is Robert P. Young, Jr., the newly-appointed Michigan State University Vice President and General Counsel,…