Democrat scam is unraveling

by Thomas Jipping -- With the GOP now forcing votes on breaking the Senate filibuster against appeals-court nominee Miguel Estrada, the Democrats' Estrada-gate scam is finally being exposed. Senate Democrats say they more…

Definition of extortion?

by Thomas Jipping -- Joe Scheidler is not a gangster! On Wednesday, the Supreme Court voted 8-1 that Joe's pro-life activities are not extortion and tossed the entire case. For once, and more…

Dastardly Dems

by Thomas Jipping -- Here's a new strategy for getting Miguel Estrada confirmed to the U.S. Court of Appeals. Republicans should demand that he be treated at least as well as they more…

What are Democrats afraid of?

by Thomas Jipping -- The so-called arguments raised against appeals-court nominee Miguel Estrada don't justify voting against him, let alone preventing the entire Senate from voting at all. In a courtroom, the more…

Dems assault on Bush court nominee

by Thomas Jipping -- It's been 632 days and counting, and yesterday's approval by the Senate Judiciary Committee inches Miguel Estrada closer to a seat on the U.S. Court of Appeals. After more…

Myths of the 'pro-choice' crowd

by Thomas Jipping -- The 30th anniversary of the Roe v. Wade decision making abortion on demand national policy requires a hard look at several persistent abortion myths. Myth #1: No reproductive more…

Extending mercy
to the wrong group

by Thomas Jipping -- Former Illinois Gov. George Ryan's blanket death sentence commutation comes too close to the 30th anniversary of legalized abortion to pass up making just a few observations. There's more…

Armageddon in the courts!

by Thomas Jipping -- Armageddon is approaching! So says People for the American Way in its latest fundraising appeal, er, news alert about impending judicial confirmation battles. For the first time in more…

Bumpy ride ahead in the Senate

by Thomas Jipping -- The 108th Congress opens next week, there's another senator in the presidential race and there might be a Supreme Court vacancy this year. Fasten your seatbelts, we're in more…