Latest from Ruth Marcus
  • Opinion
Taking the soon-to-be-ex-president to court may well be justified, but the consequences could further inflame an already divided country.
  • Nov 27, 2020
  • Opinion
When will the vice president admit that they lost?
  • Nov 19, 2020
  • Opinion
You might think, given that the Supreme Court’s conservative majority has just been buttressed with a sixth conservative justice, that Alito would be jubilant.
  • Nov 13, 2020
  • Opinion
Standing up to Trump is risky, but standing down would be even more dangerous.
  • Nov 7, 2020
  • Opinion
The Democrat would face uphill battles in the Senate and elsewhere.
  • Nov 4, 2020
  • Opinion
It will take years to recover from four years of Trump. If he wins again, it will take more than prayer to save us.
  • Nov 1, 2020
  • Opinion
In adding a sixth decidedly conservative justice, the court is slipping further out of sync with the national consensus.
  • Oct 26, 2020
  • Opinion
The U.S. broke these families. It must do whatever it takes to try to heal them.
  • Oct 23, 2020
  • Opinion
It is tempting to again pronounce confirmation hearings the “vapid, hollow charade.” But they offered some insights.
  • Oct 15, 2020
Las opiniones jurídicas de Barrett, a quién nominó el presidente Trump como reemplazo de la jueza Ruth Bader Ginsburg, son una bomba.
  • Oct 13, 2020