Post Tagged with: "Citizens United"

August 9, 2011 15:22

Obama’s Executive Order and the First Amendment

President Obama appears to want to institutionalize the spoils system by making political affiliation part of the bidding process on federal contracts. Rather than awarding the contracts to the companies that provide the best combination of prices and services, the contracts may flow to political allies.

June 30, 2010 08:30

Will Elena Kagan Use Chief Justice Roberts Words Regarding ‘Precedent’ and ‘Stare Decisis’ to Ignore or Overturn Supreme Court ‘Precedent’

Even as the hearing progress, she could be deceiving the Senate Judiciary committee — and herself for that matter — by secretly knowing that she will use the words of Chief Justice Roberts to do whatever she wants once she has her lifetime appointment. Her only goal right now is to be confirmed.