NRB Interview: Tom Campbell Hopes to Challenge Barbara Boxer


NewsRealBlog did an interview with the front runner, depending on what poll you view, for the California Republican Senate nomination, Tom Campbell. The other two Senatorial candidates were asked to participate but could not find the time for an interview. It was very refreshing to hear Tom Campbell concentrate on his views and opinions [...]

Senator Inhofe to Vote against SCOTUS Nominee Kagan


United States Senator James Inhofe (R-Okla.) today said that he would vote against President Barack Obama’s nominee for the Supreme Court, Solicitor General Elena Kagan.
“As with her nomination to serve as Solicitor General, I remain concerned about Elena Kagan’s record,” the conservative Republican said. “Now as a nominee to the Supreme Court, her lack of [...]

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Obama picks Elena Kagan to fill John Paul Stevens’ Supreme Court seat.

Elena Kagan: A Cookie-Cutter Leftist Nominee


It’s official: Solicitor General Elena Kagan is President Barack Obama’s second nominee to the US Supreme Court.  Today on the Daily Beast, Peter Beinart revisits Kagan’s anti-military zealotry over “don’t ask, don’t tell”—unsurprisingly, it doesn’t bother him enough to oppose her confirmation (though he does offer an intriguing nugget about administration allies offering to help [...]

What You Need to Know About Elena Kagan, Obama’s Nominee to the Supreme Court


It goes without saying that whoever President Barack Obama chose to nominate for the supreme court would have an entry in Discover The Networks:

Served as President Bill Clinton’s Associate White House Counsel
Former dean of Harvard Law School
Sought to overturn the Solomon Amendment, a law that denies federal funding to any university that bars military recruiters from [...]

Potential Obama Court Pick: Gays in the Military More Important than Military Recruitment


President Barack Obama is reportedly considering nominating Solicitor General Elena Kagan to the US Supreme Court, and the Daily Beast’s Peter Beinart of all people has found a left-wing decision in her past that “conservatives will be right” to blast her over, and “liberals should concede the point”: her decision as Dean of Harvard Law [...]

The ACLU’s Latest Attempt to Humiliate America Defeated


The Supreme Court has handed the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) a stunning defeat by reversing a lower Court’s order allowing the release of photographs showing alleged prisoner abuse in Guantanamo Bay. A report yesterday from Democracy Now! highlighted the ACLU’s fight to have the photographs released in order to bolster its argument that [...]