I’m not sure if Justices Scalia and Thomas can actually be impeached but the idea is intriguing nonetheless… PoliticusUSA On Thursday, a group of Democratic lawmakers proposed a law to establish a Code of Conduct for the Supreme Court. It’s surely to have Supreme Court Justices Thomas and Scalia quaking in their Tea Party boots because it… More Democrats Introduce Bill that Could Lead to Impeachment for Justices Thomas and Scalia
This issue was raised by then Congressman Anthony Weiner (D-NY). Shortly after tweeting about the Thomas’ questionable political ties, his first round of infamous tweets became public. Weiner tried to tell anyone that would listen that Thomas should not be on the bench. Weiner and the late Andrew Breitbart got into a very public… More Is Ginni Thomas’ Expanding Activism a Problem for Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas?
Mother Jones If Clarence Thomas was hoping that liberals might just forget about his cozy ties to a Dallas real estate developer, or his failure for a decade to disclose the hundreds of thousands of dollars his wife earned from a conservative think tank, well, he would be wrong. As President Obama’s health care reform… More More Ethics Trouble for Clarence Thomas
I, for one, will continue to keep this issue in the spotlight on this blog. I still believe that it is the backstory of the Anthony Weiner fiasco that everyone including, nay, especially the main stream media, ignored. As an Anthony Weiner advocate (I used to live in Queens, but not in his district, so… More Thomas’ ethical problems in the spotlight
When I wrote an article recently, which implied that Anthony Weiner’s trouble with the media may have started out due to his sharp focus on Justice Clarence Thomas’ ethics problems, many people seemed to scoff at the notion that Weiner’s problems may have been retaliation for him exposing Justice Thomas. A Letter from Congressman Anthony Weiner In… More Rep. Anthony Weiner’s Letter to Justice Thomas
Anthony Weiner’s last tweets before his political enemies decided to ‘take him down on Twitter’ seemingly had more red meat than anticipated. There is a back story in the Anthony Weiner fiasco that the media refused to acknowledge and that is: the Justice Clarence Thomas ethics violations. Weiner was trying to bring the issue out in the… More Justice Thomas Caught Up In Yet Another Ethical Tangle
As I’ve previously mentioned, I’ve been following the Rep. Anthony Weiner hoopla since last Friday. I’ve asked myself the same question, is the Weiner scandal retaliation from the Clarance Thomas issue which Rep. Weiner exposed? Just before the faux scandal about Weiner broke out on May 27th, Weiner had been tweeting about Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas’ possible… More Is Weiner Scandal Retaliation From Clarence Thomas?
I wonder if the Senate, while going through the confirmation process for Supreme Court nominees, has ever ordered psychological testing for those nominees. I know they can’t order the examinations on the nominee’s spouse, but I swear, regarding “Uncle” Clarence and Ginni Thomas, there’s a case to be made for mandatory psych evaluations of SCOTUS nominees… Politico Supreme… More Virginia Thomas builds tea party network
Gee…ya think Mrs. Thomas? The BLT – The Blog Of Legal Times Virginia Thomas, the wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, announced today she will serve as a consultant to a new organization created by an alliance between Liberty Central, the conservative advocacy group she created earlier this year, and the Patrick Henry Center… More Virginia Thomas in New Role at Liberty Central, Says Call to Anita Hill Was “Probably a Mistake”
The Grio When Ginni Thomas — the Tea Partying wife of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas — left Anita Hill a voicemail message asking for an apology, she got it all wrong. It’s really Clarence Thomas who owes the apology, to the black community that is. During his confirmation hearings in 1991, America was… More Why Clarence Thomas owes African-Americans an apology