Will Bunch: I dissent: Shut America down if Trump, McConnell proceed with post-RBG power grab

The final fight of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s remarkable 87-year life — to beat cancer long enough for a president who shared her commitment to equality and decency to pick her replacement — came to an end Friday just as the sun was setting on Washington, D.C., signaling the end to the Jewish calendar year 5780 and the start of Rosh Hashanah. Her longtime friend, the NPR Supreme Court journalist Nina Totenberg, wrote on Twitter that “(a) Jewish teaching says those who die just before the Jewish new year are the ones God has held back until the last moment (because) they were needed most & w…

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