Scalia knows his job

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Unfortunately, too many of Justice Antonin Scalia’s colleagues on the high court don’t want their own jobs, they want the legislators’ and the president’s job — without the accountability. WASHINGTON (AP) — Deeply controversial issues like abortion and suicide rights have nothing to do with the Constitution, and unelected judges too often choose to find […]

A little thin

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Yes, it’s the political silly season, which means that the stupid too often gets mixed up with the serious. Serious: Sen. Harry Reid’s shady land deals and failure to accurately report his investments, as required by Senate rules. Silly: This Time magazine story on Rep. Jane Harman’s (D-Calif.) efforts to keep her seat on the […]