If you had any question about the partisanship of the American Bar Association, note that it downgraded Brett Kavanaugh’s rating from “well qualified” to “qualified” once Democrats started saying he lacked courtroom experience. He was twice deemed “well qualified” for the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals.
As Quin Hillyer wrote last week, judicial nominees just don’t come more qualified: clerking at the federal district and appeals court levels, as well as at the Supreme Court, Yale Law, the Solicitor General’s office, and the independent counsel’s office. Of course, we know it’s that last job and his current post as White House staff secretary that have the Democrats apoplectic, and the ABA following suit.
A man of faith in a godless age is hitting Americans where it hurts.
Mr. and Mrs. American Spectator Reader, let P.J. O’Rourke talk sense to your kids.
In Britain, defending your property can get you life.
The debacle of this president’s administration is both a cause and a symptom of the decline of American values. Unless Congress impeaches him, that decline will go on unchecked. An eminent jurist surveys the damage and assesses the chances for the recovery of our culture.
It won’t take long for conservatives to scratch this presidential wannabe off their 2008 scorecard.
The American Christmas, like the songs that celebrate it, makes room for everybody under the rainbow. Is that why so many people seem to be hostile to it?
Was the President done in by the economy, or by the politics of the economy?