Our growing government

Notwithstanding Barack Obama’s claim of a spending freeze on discretionary spending, Roger Clegg finds that the Obama Justice Department’s proposed budget calls for 22 new attorneys to bring “disparate-impact” cases—presumably the ones too weak to find a trial lawyer willing to take it on. And we can be quite confident that there won’t be any disparate impact against Federalist Society members when they do that hiring, right?

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  • To me this is nothing more than the made “Don” of DC (that would be our POTUS) setting aside some dough to bring in a couple of new thugs for a neighborhood protection scheme. Call it a shakedown in the name of residential justice.