For judicial watchers, the Senate’s inaction on approving Trump appointed Constitutional jurists has been frustrating and painful. As pointed out in this fact-filled Federalist article, Trump’s judges have received half of the “no” votes ever given to judges in our entire history. These approval statistics are devastating, and meanwhile, the impact on citizens waiting for hearings and trials is — you guessed it —“Trump’s fault.”
ACRU Board Member and Former Attorney General Edwin Meese III Honored with the Presidential Medal of Freedom
10/11: On October 8, 2019, President Donald J. Trump awarded former Reagan Attorney General and long-time ACRU Board Member Edwin Meese III with the Presidential Medal of Freedom, our nation’s highest civilian honor.
10/3: Why do so many international jet-setters, European diplomats, venture capitalists, and other well-heeled travelers stay at the Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C.?
9/25: Whether you are a Republican or Democrat, and whether you support or oppose Trump, you should oppose making impeachment a frequently used move against presidents of the United States.
9/22: ACRU Policy Board Member Hans von Spakovsky explains why the state of California's new law requiring presidential candidates to provide tax returns before qualifying to appear on the ballot is a partisan attack and frivolous.
8/13: The arbitrary, partisan use of impeachment represented by the Green resolution is at odds with the nature of impeachment as it was practiced in England and understood by those who drafted and ratified the Constitution.
8/7: ACRU Policy Board Member Hans von Spakovsky and Thomas Jipping explain the Constitutional criteria for impeaching the president, and why the current congress doesn't have the right to impeach the president.
7/23: ACRU General Counsel Ken Klukowski reports on President Trump nominating the son of late SCOTUS justice Antonin Scalia, Eugene, for Labor Secretary.