Baseball season gets underway this week, a welcome distraction from the political battles in Washington. The U.S. Senate is warring over the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch. The Republicans say he’s a stellar nominee, a judicial umpire who calls balls and strikes as he sees them.
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The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) is leading the charge against President Trump’s order to temporarily halt immigrants from seven Middle Eastern countries identified by the Obama administration as hotbeds of terrorism. So far, they have managed to find sympathetic judges in friendly climes such as the Ninth Circuit.
Now that Donald Trump has been sworn in as America’s 45th president, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has hit the panic button. Pledging “resistance” to President Trump, the ACLU is in a veritable tantrum over the results of the November election.
In the wake of Donald Trump’s election, the mood on the losing side has ranged from somber mourning to hysterics, plus some furious vows to avenge Hillary Clinton’s loss. At American University, protesters burned American flags near the student center. Cornell University actually held a “cry-in.”
Robert Knight, a columnist with The Washington Times has exposed an effort by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) to block an effort in Arkansas to minimize voter fraud.
The ACLU has asked for an injunction to block Arkansas from enforcing its new voter photo-ID law. The leftist group claims the ID law suppresses minority voting.