I think it was yesterdaty 9/27/16 that Thom enumerated a list of Supreme Court Decisions, mostly with Scalia casting the deciding vote...that these were the reasons we needed to vote for Hillary...

I thought the list of about 8-10 decisions were fantastic...

Can anyone direct me to that list so that I may post it to my "wavering" friends...???

Many thanks



stevem5000's picture
stevem5000 3 years 21 weeks ago

ps...My first post...so if it needs to be in another forum...please advise...

zapdam.'s picture
zapdam. 3 years 20 weeks ago


  1. Bush v. Gore, 2000: In Bush v. Gore, the Supreme Court decided to stop recounting ballots in Florida. This decision is considered by many to be the reason George W. Bush became the president, with everything that came after. Scalia voted in concurrence with majority, and wrote:
  2. Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission, 2010:

    In Citizen United v. Federal Election Commission, the Supreme Court decided that corporations are people. This created the situation we are in now, where corporations can donate unlimited amounts of money to SuperPACS, which are used to influence political elections. Scalia voted in concurrence with the majority, and wrote:

  3. Burwell v. Hobby Lobby, 2014:

    In Burwell v. Hobby Lobby, the Supreme Court decided that private businesses can be exempted from certain laws on religious grounds. Justice Scalia voted with the opinion of the court. During the case’s oral argument, Scalia said:

  4. King v. Burwell, 2015:

    In King v. Burwell, the Supreme Court decided that subsidies under Obamacare could be used through the federal exchange program. Scalia dissented, saying:

  5. Shelby County v. Holder, 2013:

    In Shelby County v. Holder, the Supreme Court decided to strike down parts of the Voting Rights Act of 1965. This weakened the Voting Rights Act and is considered by many an attack on the civil liberties of black voters. Scalia said, in 2013 in a speech at the University of California Washington Center, the following:

  6. Obergefell v. Hodges, 2015:

    In Obergrefell v. Hodges, the Supreme Court decided that same-sex couples have the right to get married. Scalia dissented from the opinion of the court, saying:

  7. Planned Parenthood v. Casey, 1992:

    In Planned Parenthood v. Casey, challenges were made to Pennsylvania law that required women to meet certain provisions in order to have an abortion. The court found that the provisions were unconstitutional, except for one that required women to notify their husband. Justice Scalia dissented gainst the opinion of the court, saying:

  8. Lawrence v. Texas, 2003:

    In this Supreme Court decision, a law that banned sodomy was struck down. Scalia dissented from the opinion of the court. He wrote:

  9. Romer v. Evans, 1996:

    In Romer v. Evans, the Supreme Court decided that the state of Colorado could not prevent local jurisdictions from creating laws that prohibit discrimination against LGBT people, Scalia dissented, saying:

  10. Wal-Mart v. Dukes, 2011:

    In Wal-Mart v. Dukes, the Supreme court made the decision that ended one of the largest class-action suits in history. More than 1.5 million women filed a class action suit against Wal-Mart claiming gender discrimination. Scalia voted with the majority of the court and delivered their opinion. Scalia said

  11. MY FRIEND you are an imbecile if you think these Scalia votes were good for the country.

  12. the above minus my comment taken from http://www.addictinginfo.org/2016/02/14/jf-10-of-the-worst-decisions-of-...

Legend 3 years 20 weeks ago

The Supreme Court, the Democratic Party Platform and keeping Trump out are why I am voting for Hilary. I wish that I could just check a box that said Democratic Party.

stevem5000's picture
stevem5000 3 years 19 weeks ago

Many thanks Zapdam...

This is good ammo...!!!

Add comment

Login or register to post comments

Come Cruise with Thom Hartmann in July 2020

Join me for an exciting Bermuda getaway aboard Oceania Cruises, the world’s leading culinary and destination-focused cruise line. Set sail on the reimagined Insignia for 7 nights beginning July 25th 2020. Take advantage of Oceania Cruises’ OLife Choice promotion, where you can choose shore excursions, a beverage package, or onboard credit – Oceania Cruises also includes Wifi! You'll also receive complimentary gratuities, a $50 onboard credit and two exclusive cocktail parties. Did I mention we are planning special onboard events with yours truly? Prices start at $1199.

Reserve your stateroom today by contacting Keene Luxury Travel, and mention the Thom Hartmann Group 800.856.1155

or go to https://www.keeneluxurytravel.com/th-bermuda/default.asp

"The Saddest Thing Is This Won't Be Breaking News"

Thom plus logo As the world burns, and more and more fossil fuels are being used every day planet-wide, atmospheric carbon dioxide levels passed 416 ppm this week at the Mauna Loa Observatory in Hawaii. In the 300,000 years since the emergence of modern humans, carbon dioxide levels have never been this high.