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Pennsylvania GOP Moves to Impeach Democratic Supreme Court Justices

Reading Time: 3 minutes President Gerald Ford once famously said that “an impeachable offense is whatever a majority of the House of Representatives considers [it] to be at a given moment in history.” Pennsylvania’s Republican lawmakers apparently believe that disagreeing with them is sufficient grounds for impeachment.Twelve Republican lawmakers filed legislation on Tuesday to impeach the four Democratic justices Read More

Anthony Kennedy

Will Redistricting Vote Change History’s View of Justice Kennedy?

Reading Time: 6 minutes Over his 30-year tenure on the US Supreme Court, Justice Anthony Kennedy has been the key vote on major issues. Though appointed by President Ronald Reagan, he has often disappointed conservatives, for example on abortion and same-sex marriage. But on democracy issues, his legacy is more mixed.