Comments for: An outbreak of lawlessness in Washington, DC

Posted Dec. 01, 2013, at 12:37 p.m.

For all the gnashing of teeth over the lack of comity and civility in Washington, the real problem is not etiquette but the breakdown of constitutional norms. Such as the one just spectacularly blown up in the Senate. To get three judges onto a coveted circuit court, frustrated Democrats abolished …

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