D.C. judge revokes Gulf of Mexico oil and gas lease sales in support of environmental extremists – HotAir

US District Court for the District of Columbia Judge Rudolph Contreras linked arms with environmental groups and threw out a massive oil and gas lease sale. His reason is that the Biden administration did not sufficiently take climate change into account when it auctioned the leases late last year. Contreras ruled that the Biden administration … Read more

Ron Johnson’s Reelection Strategy Is to Amplify Covid Conspiracy Theories

Senator Ron Johnson (R-Wisconsin) moderates a panel discussion titled “Covid 19: A Second Opinion” on January 24 in the Kennedy meeting room of the Senate Russell office building in Washington, DC. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images) Ron Johnson appears to have decided his best chance of re-election was to inject a full dose of deception … Read more

Jan. 6 committee hits Trump’s ‘alternate electors’ with raft of subpoenas

Those subpoenaed include Nancy Cottle, Loraine Pellegrino, David Shafer, Shawn Still, Kathy Berden, Mayra Rodriguez, Jewll Powdrell, Deborah Maestas, Michael McDonald, James DeGraffenreid, Bill Bachenberg, Andrew Hitt, Kelly Ruh, and Lisa Patton. Shafer currently serves as chair of the Georgia Republican Party while others like Berden and McDonald are the chairs of the Michigan and … Read more

Public health experts grumble about NYT columnist for … trying to reassure people about COVID – HotAir

And so we finally arrive at the stage of the pandemic where the New York Times is too skeptical of COVID restrictions to suit medical pros. Let me gently suggest that if the beating heart of the liberal media has now begun to chafe against endless precautions, it’s the experts, not the Times, who need … Read more

Georgetown Should Not Fire Ilya Shapiro for a Bad Tweet

Georgetown University’s Black Law Students Association is demanding Elijah Shapiro, director of constitutional studies at the Cato Institute, removed from his new position at the university. Shapiro was due to start serving as executive director of the Georgetown Center for the Constitution next week, but a poorly worded tweet about President Joe Biden’s pledge to … Read more

Filling the Court seat is the least of what’s deserved by Black women—remember, they saved democracy

Fanny Willis Fulton County, Georgia Attorney General Fani Willis Fani Willis is probably not a household name. Not yet anyway. But District Attorney Willis is fighting a huge battle on her home turf in Fulton County, Georgia. Willis is a Georgia native. She graduated from Howard University in Washington DC, then returned to Atlanta to … Read more