October 2, 2022

is not packing the Supreme Court

IMMEDIATE RELEASE 17 September 2021 WASHINGTON MERRY-GO-ROUND Today’s Events in Historical Perspective America’s Longest-Running Column Founded 1932 Expanding is not packing the Supreme Court By Douglas Cohn and Eleanor Clift           WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court has a checkered past, filled with good decisions, bad decisions, and incomprehensible decisions which is how Associate Justice […]

evil that men do lives after them Shakespeare s Julius Caesar

IMMEDIATE RELEASE 9 September 2021 WASHINGTON MERRY-GO-ROUND Today’s Events in Historical Perspective America’s Longest-Running Column Founded 1932 “The evil that men do lives after them” Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar By Douglas Cohn           WASHINGTON — California’s Democratic Governor Gavin Newsom is fighting for his political life in a state where Democrats outnumber Republicans 2 to 1. […]

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IMMEDIATE RELEASE 3 September 2021 WASHINGTON MERRY-GO-ROUND Today’s Events in Historical Perspective America’s Longest-Running Column Founded 1932 $4.7 trillion By Douglas Cohn and Eleanor Clift           WASHINGTON — Critics said it couldn’t be done, and President Joe Biden disagreed. He campaigned on his ability to work with Congress, and he made good on that promise. […]