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Judge rules Proposition 8 gay marriage ban unconstitutional

August 4, 2010 Politisite 0

The People spoke, a judge overturns, the people spoke again, a judge overturns again. So is it, “we the people” or “we the Judges”
SAN DIEGO – A federal judge Wednesday ruled that Proposition 8, California’s voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage, is unconstitutional.

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Biden has a special purpose

March 2, 2010 Politisite 0

Former Senate parliamentarian Robert Dove, a guy who’s been getting a lot of exposure lately, says that the vice president, in his role as president of the Senate, can overrule the parliamentarian’s calls on what provisions fit under reconciliation rules and which don’t — a fact that could fundamentally alter the floor debate should Democrats use the maneuver to bypass Republicans’ filibuster threat. “The parliamentarian only can advise, it is […]

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Three acquitted in Congressional Black Caucus Probe, Ethics Panel Nabs Rangel

February 26, 2010 Politisite 0

Sorry Charlie, We don’t want congressman with good taste, we want congressman who are good. Calls for Congressman Charles Rangel’s resignation will not fall upon deaf ears this time.  House Ethics Panel finds that Rangel broke House rules by accepting trips to the Caribbean from 2007-2008. An ethics panel of the U.S. House of Representatives has found that Rep. Charles Rangel, D-N.Y., broke House rules, the AP reported. Rangel is […]