Advice & Consent 2017 Holiday Special

November 21, 2017

  http://traffic.libsyn.com/scotuscast/2017_Holiday_Special.mp3   Welcome to the Advice & Consent Podcast: news views and insight on the future of the supreme court. Shownotes and more are available at scotuscast.com. Email us at advice@scotuscast.com…. Check us out on Twitter and Facebook too. I’m Tim Mooney, joined by the ragtag gang of the… Read more

Advice & Consent 2017 Holiday Special

November 21, 2017

Welcome to the Advice & Consent Podcast: news views and insight on the future of the supreme court. Shownotes and more are available at scotuscast.com. Email us at advice@scotuscast.com…. Check us out on Twitter and Facebook too. I’m Tim Mooney, joined by the ragtag gang of the usual suspects… Adam… Read more

Advice & Consent 32: One Last Time (the season finale)

May 31, 2017

The ragtag gang of the usual suspects returns “one last time” (for this season anyway) to discuss the new Justice, the politics of the nomination process and more. For the first time all five member of the ragtag gang of the usual suspects alumni association are on the same pod…… Read more

Advice & Consent 31: Justice Gorsuch*

April 8, 2017

Nuclear option and the asterisked Associate Justice Yadda yadda yadda, he got confirmed. And the seat is stolen. And he always should be referred to as Justice Gorsuch*   *Seat stolen by GOP, 2016-2017.   Before reactions… a toast to Sen. Merkley for his voice filibuster this week. All night… Read more

Advice & Consent 30: Almost to nuclear, listener mail and 3 principled reasons to oppose Gorsuch

April 4, 2017

The Senate Judiciary Committee voted on a party line vote to refer Judge Gorsuch to the full Senate. Most whip counts show 41 Senators who intend to vote no on cloture. We’re probably going nuclear. So perhaps its time for listener mail? Also, three principled reasons to oppose Judge Gorsuch… Read more

Advice & Consent 29: A Hearing Wrap-up & a Political Assessment

March 29, 2017

The Senate Judiciary Committee hearings have concluded, and we’re now counting votes. What’s the ragtag gang of the usual suspects (ha, that’s “RGOTUS”) political assessment? We’re less than a week away from the committee vote and less than two from the promised floor vote. Direct download: Advice & Consent 29: A… Read more

Advice & Consent 28: Gorsuch before the Judiciary Committee

March 22, 2017

The Senate Judiciary Committee grilled Judge Gorsuch for nearly 10 hours today. What was the biggest fish he ever caught? Do he and his family ski? Oh and while we have him under oath for a lifetime appointment to the highest court in the land, what does he think of Chevron? The… Read more

Advice & Consent 27: Judiciary Committee Hearing Preview

March 16, 2017

The Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to question Judge Gorsuch next week. What’s the process look like and is there a likelihood of high drama on the Hill? The ragtag gang of the usual suspects previews the hearings!   Direct download: Advice & Consent 27: Judiciary Committee Hearing Preview (mp3) (Still)… Read more