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Trump’s Water Lawsuit Could Potentially be Handed to Supreme Court Judge he Nominated

In 2015, the Obama administration, the EPA and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers applied the Waters of the United States rule to clean up our nation’s bodies of water. On its face, the Waters of the United States rule is largely a technical document, defining which rivers, streams, lakes and marshes fall under the jurisdiction of the Environmental Protection Agency and the Army Corps of Engineers. But opponents condemn it as a massive power grab… Keep Reading

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How Merrick Garland Can and Will be Nominated to Supreme Court

At 12:01 in the afternoon on January 3, 2017, the Senate will consist of 66 senators. This is because at 12:00, Senate’s Class III members will come to an end. In addition, Vice President Joe Biden, in his capacity, will serve as Senate president. At that time, of the 66 senators, 34 will be Democrats, 30 Republicans and 2 Independents. Joe Biden will serve this role until January 20th, when he swears in the senators-elect… Keep Reading

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