Politics

Barrett’s inevitability will stabilize the Supreme Court

A unanimous Supreme Court decision about voting rights bodes well for Barrett’s nomination and for post-election integrity and stability. The Supreme Court handed down an interesting ruling yesterday. The issue before it in Andino v. Middleton was whether the federal court could ignore the South Carolina legislature’s refusal to use [Read More]

Politics

Ruth Bader Ginsburg — first thoughts and Open Thread

I’m abandoning the rule about not speaking ill of the dead. Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a politician in robes and we’re in a political season. Ruth Bader Ginsburg has died. These are my first, rough thoughts, and they’re not in any particular order. I’ve also skipped hyperlinks, although I’m pretty [Read More]