In the Harriet Miers insanity (President Bush is attempting to put a friend of his on the Supreme Court that has never even been a judge – just a lawyer) she refuses to answer questions on Row vs Wade and completes her Congress questionaire so badly she’s asked to do it again (by a Republican) – first time this has ever happened.
MPs fight for parliamentary approval of troups being sent overseas.
America already has Congressiona oversight on this but it is normally
just a rubber-stamping procedure since, after all, who would risk their
re-election standing against such a thing. I imagine it will be the
Teachers to get legal right to restrain pupils – while I can easily understand them wanting this it can only cause great problems in the long run.
American firearms manufacturers now protected from “frivolous” lawsuits from people injured by their products. 59 Democrats voted in favour of the bill.
Finally – a religion I could consider joining – The Church of Reality!