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Dem Senator Slams Chief Justice for
Scolding Schumer, Implies that 80
Recent SCOTUS Decisions are Illegitimate

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Posted By: NorthernDog, 3/7/2020 9:43:56 AM

Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D., R.I.) has implied that 80 recent Supreme Court decisions are illegitimate due to the “partisan” nature of the decisions and the influence of Republican donors on the court’s composition. “As the architect of an 80-case barrage of partisan, 5-4 decisions for big Republican donor interests, Chief Justice Roberts has zero credibility playing umpire in any political squabble,” Whitehouse wrote on Twitter on Wednesday. The senator has since continued to post on the supposed 80 partisan decisions. “[Senate Majority Leader Mitch] McConnell’s effort to pack the Court is echoed by his effort to reassure the Republican justices

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Whitehouse is the same lunatic who wants to put 'climate deniers' in jail.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: NancyD 3/7/2020 9:52:25 AM (No. 339352)
The libs are too easy.... They are attacking Roberts because they KNOW Lil' Chucky could be in big trouble IF the Fed's decide to do their job. The libs are circling the wagon, virtue signaling as they go around and around. Idiots.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: HotRod 3/7/2020 9:53:17 AM (No. 339353)
When a Senator thinks that the Supreme Court should not rule on the Constitutionality of an issue, it's a sign that he has violated his oath of office. It has become evident that many politicians, especially democrats, do not believe in their oath and just consider it a pesky requirement to get the job, and have no intention of governing by it. The want a Supreme Court to rule on a political basis, acting as a shadow democrat legislative body. If they were honest, they would refuse the oath and declare that they had no intention of upholding the Constitution, much less the rule of law! But who ever said they were honest?
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Avanti1 3/7/2020 10:11:04 AM (No. 339378)
It is ironic that Democrats are so upset about Schumer being called out for claiming that two Supreme Court justices would allow ideology and personal beliefs to influence their judicial rulings. It was Schumer and the Democrats that said, years ago, that ideology was a proper consideration in confirmation of judicial nominees and not just qualifications. Now they whine incessantly when they perceive the potential of ideology playing a role. It was Harry Reid and the Democrats that used the nuclear option to eliminate the Senate filibuster for Presidential nominees (except Supreme Court nominees) so Obama could pack the courts with judges that shared HIS ideologies. Now, when Republicans use the the rules created by Democrats, they whine incessantly that they do not have the power to force judges with more moderate beliefs to be confirmed. Whitehouse does not understand the role of the Judicial Branch nor does he believe in Separation of Powers as enshrined in the Constitution. He is nothing but a hypocritical partisan hack.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: moonlightflip 3/7/2020 10:20:52 AM (No. 339389)
Rhode Islanders: is this leftist fool the best you can do?
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Hugh Akston 3/7/2020 10:22:33 AM (No. 339391)
And I say every majority decision which involved Kagan and Sotomayor are illegitimate because they themselves are illegitimate, having been appointed by an usurper, a fraud posing to the presidency.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: earlybird 3/7/2020 10:23:54 AM (No. 339393)
Crazy Shel Whitehouse. The kid we all hated in school.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Nimby 3/7/2020 10:24:11 AM (No. 339394)
Trust RI to keep re-electing this moron
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Reply 8 - Posted by: pros7767 3/7/2020 10:24:33 AM (No. 339395)
Is there ANY institution the Dems aren't willing to tarnish or destroy in their quest for power? Of course we all know the answer...
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Reply 9 - Posted by: earlybird 3/7/2020 10:25:20 AM (No. 339396)
Re #4, wackobird Rep. Cicilline is also from Rhode Island...
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Starboard_side 3/7/2020 10:37:38 AM (No. 339407)
Doubt he was too upset when Roberts ruled that Obamacare was simply a tax, thus, was acceptable. Same Roberts this wacky Rhode Islander is complaining about now.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: fayebeck 3/7/2020 10:39:34 AM (No. 339408)
Lindsey Graham is the senator we should criticize. Lindsey in effect thinks that if republicans will say bad things about democrats they will say bad things about republicans.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Ida Lou Pino 3/7/2020 10:40:20 AM (No. 339411)
Gee - - these leftists are the worst type of sore losers. It all goes back to their basic totalitarian impulses. We must control everything - - and if we can't - - we lash out and try to destroy anything and everybody in our way. Evil like this knows no bounds - - and yet the dopes in Connecticut continue to put vicious would-be tyrants like this in power. Sickening.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: cor-vet 3/7/2020 10:43:05 AM (No. 339414)
Whitehouse, another member of the 'my way or the highway' party. Roe vs. Wade was partisan and no member of the Democrat party will complain about that.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: starboard 3/7/2020 10:47:53 AM (No. 339421)
Whitehouse suffers from the same chronic syndrome that Romney suffers from. It's called El Stupido.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Canesplitter 3/7/2020 10:51:17 AM (No. 339425)
They're officially losing it. let them descend into their madness. The torment of watching as they themselves lose the judiciary is well-deserved.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: mizzmac 3/7/2020 10:53:09 AM (No. 339427)
Note to Democrats: Decisions or actions you do not like are not reflexively "illegitimate" nor or they reflexively "illegal." Remember Mr. "Elections have consequences?" Same thing.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: marbles 3/7/2020 10:55:23 AM (No. 339432)
3 co-equal branches of government, independent of each other. For Shelly ( in the " family seat" in RI ) to accuse the Chief Justice and his court is beyond the pale. This is the arrogance of the dem party now. They know that they have lousy candidates, they know that their cozy existence is threatened . Impeachment and all their other machinations failed. They feel they can say anything at this point.They're wounded animals, screaming from the corner they've scurried to.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: DVC 3/7/2020 11:02:48 AM (No. 339443)
Whitehouse is one of the stupidest of Senators, and that is saying a lot.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: Enoch Powell 3/7/2020 11:05:31 AM (No. 339445)
Back on the bottle, Sheldon? I well recall his idiocy during the Kavanaugh hearings. He is truly a buffoon of epic proportions. Sheldon asked about "boofing," thinking perhaps it referred to some sexual escapades that would damage Kavanaugh, who replied, "“If we want to talk about flatulence at age 16 on a yearbook page, I’m game.” Game, set match... Kavanaugh.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: hammondb3 3/7/2020 11:53:13 AM (No. 339499)
Sheldon Whitehouse... That's a bit like a 5'4" white kid named "Tommy Slamdunker" Ain't gonna happen.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: snapper451 3/7/2020 11:58:17 AM (No. 339507)
It is a known fact that the leftist justices caucus on every case to vote in unity against the right. However because the right doesn’t do that the fact that they rule on the constitutionality of cases Is infuriating to morons of Whitehouse’s lot.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: columba 3/7/2020 12:18:14 PM (No. 339540)
Oh great. The 2015 election was not legit, the Supreme Court is not legit. Even the constitution is not legit. The only thing that is legit is the democrat majority in the House. /s
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Reply 23 - Posted by: RedWhite&Blue2 3/7/2020 1:33:19 PM (No. 339616)
His last name must drive him crazy!
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Reply 24 - Posted by: NYbob 3/7/2020 2:48:07 PM (No. 339692)
He may keel over after PRESIDENT Trump names another supreme court member... or two.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623 3/7/2020 10:33:56 PM (No. 340002)
Did anyone realize there were so many stupid people in DC ? The collective IQ in the House doesn't reach room temperature.
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