Articles by John Herr

Handicapping SOTU CCXXXI

Now that the Big Game is over (Gladys Knight = Most Valuable Patriot), it’s time for the other Big Game, the Washington Swamp Bowl, a.k.a. the State of the Union Address. The Red and Blue teams will be dressed in their uniforms, eager to make vicious hits and score up the middle with the American […]

Gorsuch Showed “Little Guy” Needs Protection From Government

In 2012, I asked Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia a question: Do you think the theory of “positive rights,” as promoted by President Obama’s legal adviser Cass Sunstein, will catch on in the judicial branch? “I sure hope not,” he growled. I thought of this while watching the nomination hearings for Scalia’s would-be successor, Judge […]