I first heard of the death of James Doohan (who played Scotty on Star Trek) on NPR’s Talk of the Nation. Sure there’s the Supreme Court nomination, White House scandals, and other news, but they still devoted time for a tribute to James Doohan. That is just one small measure … Continue reading
John Kerry and Ted Kennedy both agree there is NO FREE PASS for Supreme Court nominee Judge John Roberts. The predictable reactions — Republicans are nearly united in their praise — come just moments after the nomination was announced tonight by President Bush. Roberts faces confirmation in the Senate, where … Continue reading
Below is a statement by Senator John Kerry on the Free Flow of Information Act, also known as the Media Shield Act (S. 340). John Kerry is a co-sponsor of the legislation. “Congress should not wait any longer to aggressively ensure the freedom of the press in America. The Free … Continue reading
Thanks everyone for the warm wishes and bearing through the tweaking of our new blog. We still have a few more tweaks to go but the launch of The Democratic Daily v1.0 is now official.
While this might not be a direct payback for a favor, it does look like John Roberts was of great help to George Bush in the legal maneuvers to steal the 2000 election. The Dallas News Reports that, “Although his name did not appear on the briefs, three sources who … Continue reading
Senator John Kerry made the following statement today on port security: “The president is in Baltimore today talking about port security but as the cameras roll, his own Department of Homeland Security has three times missed the deadline for completing a national blueprint to prevent terrorist attacks at ports. Nearly … Continue reading
Statement by John Kerry on the Nomination of John G. Roberts to the Supreme Court “Americans deserve a Supreme Court that is fair, independent, ethical and served by justices committed to our constitutional freedoms rather than an ideological agenda. Justice O’Connor refused to use her position as a means to … Continue reading
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