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Jackie Calmes

Jackie Calmes

Jackie Calmes is an opinion columnist for the Los Angeles Times in Washington, D.C. She is the author of "Dissent: The Radicalization of the Republican Party and Its Capture of the Court."

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Ill-Judged Ruling on Travel Mask Mandate the Product of Years of Cynical GOP Court Packing

Judge Kathryn Kimball Mizelle's decision exemplifies how completely former President Donald Trump and then-Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell broke the judicial selection process in their drive to place conservative ideologues in the federal judiciary.

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