Neither McCain nor Obama would alter the prevailing jurisprudence in the Supreme Court or in subordinate tribunals. The unfortunate result will be a judiciary that is deferential to presidential powers and law enforcement in the name of fighting international terrorism.
Would the Republican VP nominee vote for herself? During her debate with Joe Biden, Sarah Palin said “we have to fight for” and “protect” our freedom, but her party and the policies she seems to support have crippled American liberty.
Bruce Fein is a constitutional lawyer with Bruce Fein & Associates and author of “American Empire: Before the Fall” and “Constitutional Peril: The Life and Death Struggle for Our Constitution and Democracy.”