Senator Ben Sasse at the Judge Kavanaugh confirmation hearing

Sen. Ben Sasse’s School House Rock Speech

“It’s predictable that every confirmation hearing now is going to be an overblown, politicized circus and it’s because we’ve accepted a new theory about how our three branches of government should work, and in particular how the Judiciary should work. What Supreme Court confirmation hearings should be about is an opportunity to go back and do School House Rock civics for our kids. We should be talking about how a bill becomes a law, and what the job of Article II is, and what the job of Article III is; so, let’s try, just a little bit.”

US Senate Calls for Julian Assange to Testify Regarding Russia

The US Senate Select Committee on Intelligence has called on Julian Assange, of WikiLeaks fame, to testify in the inquiry into Russian interference in the 2016 elections. Before you jump to the conclusion that this is good news, though, look…