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Liberal activist groups howl over “Monster Markup” of Trump judicial nominees

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 7, 2019 at 8:30pm 2/7/2019 at 8:30pm
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There has been a fair amount of conservative frustration that the Trump administration was slow to get off the mark to renominate and start the confirmation process for judicial nominees held over from the last Congress.

Particularly as to vacancies on the 9th Circuit, there were fears that the administr...

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Time to fire up the judicial confirmation engines again

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 20, 2019 at 6:00pm 1/20/2019 at 6:00pm
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I’m so old, I remember when Republicans were ramming judicial nominations through the Senate, and Democrats were squealing like stuck pigs about it.

Then came Jeff Flake’s attempt to disrupt the process unless a bill were passed protecting Mueller, and...

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New Senate Judiciary Chair Lindsey Graham “Hell-Bent” on Getting Another Conservative on Supreme Court

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 13, 2019 at 7:15pm 1/13/2019 at 7:15pm
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As Ruth Bader Ginsburg watch continues, Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) says he’s “hell bent” on replacing her—or any Justice who leaves the Supreme Court—with a conservative.  As the new chairman of the powerful Senate Judiciary Committee, he’s in a position to follow through.

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Lindsey Graham on Border Wall: “We’re not going to give in to this radical left, ever”

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 7, 2019 at 5:00pm 1/7/2019 at 5:00pm

Sunday, Sen. Lindsey Graham joined Face the Nation where he minced no words about the border wall funding standoff.

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Chuck Grassley Will Leave Judiciary Committee for Finance Committee

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 16, 2018 at 1:00pm 11/16/2018 at 1:00pm
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Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) has decided to leave the Senate Judiciary Committee, which he chaired, to lead the Senate Finance Committee. From Politico:

“The economy is better than it’s been in years and there’s a sense of optimism about the future of our country that people haven’t felt in a long time...

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Lindsey Graham’s Five Most Awesome Defenses of Brett Kavanaugh

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 7, 2018 at 8:30pm 10/7/2018 at 8:30pm

Out of all the horror and vileness of the Democrats’ all-out war on Justice Brett Kavanaugh, there comes a most welcome surprise:  Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC).  The man has been on fire all week, and he is not close to stopping.

Following are Graham’s five most awesome moments in defense...

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Lindsey Graham to Kavanaugh Protester: “Why don’t we dunk him in water and see if he floats”

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 4, 2018 at 2:03pm 10/4/2018 at 2:03pm

If Lindsey Graham unleashing hellfire and fury on the Senate Judiciary Committee was great, this is amazing.

During a conference, a woman popped in to pester Sen. Graham about Kavanaugh. She was carrying on, calling Kavanaugh a liar, and then suggested that if Kavanaugh took a polygraph test, “it would all...

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Lindsey Graham on Fire: ‘This is the Most Unethical Sham Since I’ve Been in Politics’

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 5:39pm 9/27/2018 at 5:39pm
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Sen. Graham: If Korean Peace Holds, Trump Should Win Nobel Peace Prize

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 3:30pm 4/28/2018 at 3:30pm
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For those of us who were stunned when Obama won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2009, the idea of awarding the Nobel Peace Prize for an actual accomplishment is somewhat novel and heartening.  Even though we understand that the Nobel committee doesn’t award its Peace Prize on the grounds of achievement,...

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Unconditional surrender by Democrats is the only acceptable outcome to the #SchumerShutdown

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 21, 2018 at 9:00pm 1/21/2018 at 9:00pm

As this post goes live, there are lots of rumors of some sort of “deal” between Democrat and Republican “moderates” to end the government funding impasse.

The Democrats, and particularly Chuck Schumer, have talked themselves into a dead end of seeming to put the interests of illegal aliens ahead of U.S. citizens....

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Grassley, Graham Request DOJ Investigate Trump Dossier Author

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 5, 2018 at 4:30pm 1/5/2018 at 4:30pm
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Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley and Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC), also a member of the committee, have asked the Department of Justice to investigate Christopher Steele, the author of the infamous dossier on then-candidate Donald Trump.

The senators told the DOJ that they believe Steele made false statements to the FBI concerning...

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Lindsey Graham: It’s “time start moving American dependents out of South Korea”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 3, 2017 at 4:00pm 12/3/2017 at 4:00pm
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On CBS’ Face the Nation, Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) said that it’s time to start moving U. S. military families out of South Korea.  Graham, who serves on the Senate Armed Services committee, said that in light of North Korea’s aggression, South Korea should be an unaccompanied tour.

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Latest GOP Ultimatum: Keep Us In Power, Or Democrats Will Impeach Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 29, 2017 at 7:30pm 10/29/2017 at 7:30pm

The GOP has had a pretty good racket going.  They tell us that in order to stop ObamaCare and any of a score of other disastrous laws, policies, and regulations, they need the next goal because the last one wasn’t enough.

The GOP told us they had to have the House, so...

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Collins Kills Graham-Cassidy Bill With Definite No Vote

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 25, 2017 at 6:36pm 9/25/2017 at 6:36pm
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Welp, Sens. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) and Lindsey Graham (R-SC) tried to change their Obamacare “repeal and replace” bill to appease those senators that opposed it…but it did not work.

Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) has come out and officially declared she would vote no on both versions of the bill.

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Changes to Graham-Cassidy Obamacare Repeal Bill Include Boosts for Opposing Senators

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 25, 2017 at 1:00pm 9/25/2017 at 1:00pm
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Sens. Billy Cassidy (R-LA) and Lindsey Graham (R-SC) hope to pass their Obamacare “repeal and replace” bill by the end of the month, but have encountered opposition from a few in their own party. Sens. John McCain (AZ) and Rand Paul (KY) have already said no while Sens. Susan Collins (ME)...

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McCain ‘Cannot in Good Conscience’ Vote for Obamacare Repeal Bill

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 22, 2017 at 2:30pm 9/22/2017 at 2:30pm

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) officially decided he will vote no on the Graham-Cassidy bill, which is the latest attempt the GOP has taken to repeal and replace Obamacare. From CNN:

“I cannot in good conscience vote for the Graham-Cassidy proposal,” the Arizona Republican said in a statement. “I believe we could do...

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Senate Plans to Vote on Latest Obamacare Repeal Bill Next Week

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 1:00am 9/21/2017 at 1:00am
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Republicans still can’t get their act together on Obamacare repeal, but, they’re moving forward nonetheless.

Wednesday, Senate Majority Leader McConnell announced plans to move the Graham-Cassidy bill to the floor for debate next week.

Do they have the votes to open up debate on this bill? Your guess is...

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