Radical Republicans want absolute power to appoint Supreme Court justices that will favor corporate interests and the extreme right over the rest of us. To get it, they plan to use a parliamentary trick they call the "nuclear option" to overturn 200 years of bipartisan checks and balances that have kept the courts fair for centuries.
After eliminating the right to filibuster, Bush and the Republicans would have absolute, unchecked power over all the three branches of the fede...
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