McCaskill backs filibuster of Gorsuch, makes nuclear option likely

By Stephen Dinan and Alex Swoyer                             Sen. Claire McCaskill announced Friday that she will join Democrats’ attempted filibuster of Judge Neil Gorsuch, making it almost certain that Republicans will have to trigger the “nuclear option” to confirm President Trump’s first Supreme Court nominee. The Missouri Democrat said…

WAGUESPACK: The Table

By:  John Binder       There is a subtle, yet significant, distinction between being “at” the table or being “on” it. If you don’t believe it, ask the Thanksgiving turkey how much he enjoys his seat on the table every year. Last week, to kick off our 41st year, the Louisiana Association of Business…

Policy Election

The next election will be all about political policices of the candidates, how they will affect the country, and which policies the American people really want. I am hoping that Bernie Sanders is the democrats candidate because then we will be able to have an honest conversation on socialism and freedom. The thing which Sanders…

isunderstanding Law, Government, and Society

By:  Chris Byrne Most people… At least most people in modern western democracies… Seem to have a fundamental and unconscious assumption about the nature of law and government, that goes something like this: Law and government, are or should be, the expression of the will of the majority, for the purpose of making collective decisions,…