travel ban
Jul 2017

Federal judge to Trump: Grandpas are family too

Ed Morrissey Jul 14, 2017 9:21 AM

Invitation accepted.

No, not really.

Believe it or not, the public doesn’t want to be blown up

Jun 2017

It’s more about the powers of the Presidency at this point

It’s only a “ban” until it becomes inconvenient

“There is no finding that present vetting standards are inadequate…”

“I’m going to not let [the president] be seen as the perpetrator here.”

“I am calling it what we need and what it is, a TRAVEL BAN!”

May 2017

“the majority grants itself the power to conduct an extratextual search for evidence suggesting bad faith”

Shouldn’t this be moot by now?

Apr 2017
Mar 2017

“If there was a new order, or if there’s a new appeal, we will be looking at it…”

Let’s just kick this can up to the Supremes, shall we?

“…the Trump administration’s new order is legal and falls under the president’s power over foreign affairs and national security.”

“…it is no longer likely that plaintiffs can succeed on their claim that the predominate purpose of EO-2 is to discriminate against Muslims”

“I think we ought to go back to the first one and go all the way.”

“The hearing in Hawaii came in response to a lawsuit filed by the state itself.”

They don’t make capitulations like they used to.

Poised to defend the deconstruction of the administrative state?

ACLU vows: We’ll block the new one too.

Context.

Conway: New “travel-ban” EO to drop today

Ed Morrissey Mar 06, 2017 10:41 AM

11-day warning period?

Shouldn’t have been doing that anyway

Feb 2017

Context.

“The document you’re referencing was commentary from a single intelligence source…”

New “travel pause” EO delayed until next week

Ed Morrissey Feb 23, 2017 10:01 AM

Round Two coming up.

“…green-card holders and dual citizens of the U.S. and any of those countries are exempt.”

Sunday morning talking heads

Allahpundit Feb 12, 2017 8:01 AM

Borders.

“You don’t need significant number[s] to commit atrocities.”

“National security has to trump ego.”

“Lesson learned, on me, I should have slowed it down by a day, maybe two.”

Former nat-sec officials file brief to fight Trump EO

Ed Morrissey Feb 06, 2017 12:31 PM

Irrelevant?

“It’s about people being mowed down in Nice …”