The problem was electors couldn't designate which was which. So by 1804 the 12th Amendment to the Constitution replaced the founders' not "excellent" system with one whereby electors voted separately for president and vice president. Some favored abolishing the vice presidency but it survived. But the office had no substance. It was simply a legislative job but presiding over the Senate wasn't much fun for ambitious men who wanted to, but couldn't, participate in the debate. … [Read more...] about Why do we even have a vice president?
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Aides scrambled to get the club ready. They set up the presidential podium and monitors with the office’s seal in a gilded room with chandeliers. It was the same room, not far from the fairways, where Trump, on another August weekend three years ago, first said there was blame on “many sides” of the clash between white supremacists and anti-racist protesters that had just occurred in Charlottesville, Virginia. … [Read more...] about At his New Jersey golf club, Trump finds supportive audience
If there is hope for Burnside’s non-follicle-based legacy, it is James herself. While she claims the NRA is fraught with self-dealing by its leadership, the same complaint can be levelled against her record as attorney general. I previously criticized her for openly politicizing her office. She ran on a pledge to prosecute Trump’s former campaign manager, Paul Manafort; she not only used the prosecution of an unpopular individual for political gain but sought to gut New York’s constitutional protection against double jeopardy. (The case was dismissed.) … [Read more...] about Turley: The tragic irony of the New York state lawsuit against the NRA
James’ office secured a court order against the Trump Foundation in late 2019 after pursuing the organization for charges like diverting charitable funds and mismanagement of the non-profit, according to a press release from her office. The prosecution resulted in the dissolution of the Trump Foundation. … [Read more...] about New York Attorney General Letitia James ‘Intends To Do The Same’ To NRA As She Did To President’s Foundation
His teammate at last year's Presidents Cup in Melbourne Adam Scott said "we don't see that kind of consistency out of him and that probably matches his personality a bit. He's young though and that's the kind of golf he plays. He plays pretty much all guns blazing and when it comes off, it's really good. " … [Read more...] about Haotong Li ‘surprised’ to be leading golf major and surprised by questions about President Trump