The Texas GOP–from the same state party that gives Representative Joe “I’m sorry” Barton–has gone out of its mind. Someone over at Media Matters, who clearly needs to be given hazard pay, looked through the Texas Republican Party platform. While there is so much stupid in there, for me, this one takes the cake:
Further, we urge Congress to withhold Supreme Court jurisdiction in cases involving abortion, religious freedom, and the Bill of Rights.
Um, then what should the Court do? Argue over whether blacks get three-fifths of a vote? This is insane, and it’s the only way people like Blanche Lincoln and Ben Nelson end up looking
good not awful.