The big surprise to this decision is that it came down to a 5-4 split, with Justice Anthony Kennedy providing the deciding vote. The Supreme Court overturned a ruling from the appeals court that threw out a confession and a conviction in a murder case where the suspect provided monosyllabic answers to questions for three hours before finally admitting guilt, but did not explicitly invoke his right to remain silent. […]
So why did Kagan put Innocent life in quotes? what does this tell us about her? In 1980 following the wins for the Republican party, Kagan wrote, “victories of these anonymous but Moral Majority-backed [candidates] . . . these avengers of ‘innocent life’ and the B-1 Bomber . . .” By putting the Term ‘innocent life” in quotes is more then telling, she is alluding that the unborn are not […]
“WSPA and Spartanburg County GOP present GOP Governor’s Debate” on Friday, April 23 at 7:00pm. Event: WSPA and Spartanburg County GOP present GOP Governor’s Debate What: Informational Meeting Start Time: Friday, April 23 at 7:00pm End Time: Friday, April 23 at 8:00pm Where: Chapman Cultural Center, Spartanburg SC To see more details and RSVP, follow the link below: via Meetup.com.
The hard work of digging up dirt on a political opponent – more politely known as opposition research – has traditionally been done in the dark recesses of a campaign operation. But analysts say a labor-union-funded independent campaign aimed at billionaire Republican gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman breaks new ground in how it conducts “oppo research.” Wikimeg.com invites the rest of the world to shake the bushes for information about Whitman […]
New polls out show Rep. Joe Sestak continuing to close the gap against turncoat Democrat Arlen Specter in the Pennsylvania Senate Democratic primary matchup, and incumbent New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine also narrowing his deficit in the general election contest with Republican nominee Chris Christie. Let’s start with Sestak, who this week sat for a televised interview at Netroots Nation. The Research 2000 poll conducted for DailyKos shows the Seventh […]
I am so thankful for the overwhelming support and prayers we have received from people all across South Carolina. I am literally in awe of how blessed we are to have such love and support from family and friends, old and new. It is with this support, and after much careful and prayerful consideration, that I have decided to move back to our home in Charleston with our sons for […]