New Report Details Assault on Our Democracy by Republican-appointed Judges

"Donald Trump’s judicial nominees, as well as judges nominated by previous Republican presidents, are responsible for the vast majority of the decisions that have resulted in voter suppression and made it nearly impossible to regulate political spending" Senate Democrats today released a new report outlining the ways campaign finance laws and the right to vote have been gradually dismantled by … Continue reading New Report Details Assault on Our Democracy by Republican-appointed Judges

Obama Cabinet Secretaries Endorse Prop 16

A group of Obama Administration cabinet officials are joining the fight to level the playing field in California by endorsing Proposition 16. Former Attorney General Eric Holder, Secretary of the Interior, Ken Salazar,  Education Secretaries Arne Duncan and John B. King Jr., and United States Ambassador to the United Nations Susan Rice  announced their support … Continue reading Obama Cabinet Secretaries Endorse Prop 16

Big Business Plows Ahead with Another Successful Term at the Roberts Court in 2019-2020

The Constitutional Accountability Center (CAC) today released a long-term study of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and its record before the Roberts Court. It's not pretty. CAC found that since Chief Justice John Roberts and Justice Samuel Alito joined the Supreme Court in the 2005-2006 term, "the Court has become increasingly friendly toward big business, … Continue reading Big Business Plows Ahead with Another Successful Term at the Roberts Court in 2019-2020