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We celebrate the SCOTUS ruling that, to no sane person’s surprise, the suspension of President Trump’s ban on travel from “six predominantly Muslim countries” was an absurd invasion by judicial activists into the blatantly Executive functions of the government. This is, as you have guessed, the Harvard Lunch Club Political Podcast, episode 128, with our guest Jessica Vaughan from the Center for Immigration Studies.
So, it is always preposterous to predict the future in the age of Trump. But does it not feel – and I am talking visceral response here – but does it not feel that the Trump Administration has turned the corner? What do I mean?
I mean that, the Russia collusion thing is exhausted (even Glenn Greenwald thinks so), the obstruction of justice story has turned toward Loretta Lynch and Obama more than Trump, the travel ban-ban of the 4th and 9th Circuit Courts have been slapped, slapped down. Obamacare repeal is chugging