Four counties submitted statements, and after reviewing the submissions Harris determined that none justified an extension of the filing deadline.
This vote ruled that the standards the Florida Supreme Court provided for a recount as unconstitutional due to violations of the Equal Protection Clause of the Fourteenth Amendmentand further ruled that no constitutionally valid recount could be completed by the December 12 deadline.
His eyes were open with the nothingness stare of death, and we prayed, the two of us, there in the gutter, with only my voice.
Still, this has been W. If Bush wins, Gore argued, every state would have to have one statewide method of recording votes to be constitutional. In SpringConrad asked Reno to appoint an independent counsel to continue the investigation. The issue is not, as the dissent puts it, whether "counting every legally cast vote can constitute irreparable harm.
Gore[ edit ] See also: Supreme Court on December 11 The oral argument in Bush v. Not with two Southerners from neighboring states. New York lawyer David Boies argued for Gore. The public was not able to forget the Campaign fund raising controversy at the Hsi Lai Temple United States campaign finance controversy.
Louise Weinberg argues that, even giving the Court the benefit of the doubt that it acted appropriately in intervening in Florida state law, its actions should be deemed unconstitutional because its intervention was not coupled with any kind of remedy aimed at determining the actual outcome of the election.
However, Gore did promote government partnerships with faith-based groups. He was against that war, but he disagreed with the tactics of the student protest movement.
His tone of disappointment seemed like the most effective way to go. Gore did not technically dismiss the case, and instead "remanded for further proceedings not inconsistent with this opinion. This case ordered an end to recounting underway in selected Florida counties, effectively giving George W.
But I am also a father, and I feel deeply about my responsibility to my children[ March 9, Glenn T. A voter in a "punch-card" county has a greater chance of having his vote undercounted than a voter in an "optical scanner" county.
His answers are more cogent. In each alternative way of recounting the rejected ballots, the number of additional votes for Gore was smaller than the vote lead that state election officials ultimately awarded Bush.
His decision to become an attorney was a partial result of his time as a journalist, as he realized that, while he could expose corruption, he could not change it.
Bush did nicely on the character issue, not seeming the least bit Starr-like. The Court held that the Equal Protection Clause guarantees to individuals that their ballots cannot be devalued by "later arbitrary and disparate treatment". The Midterm Elections are fast approaching.
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Albert Arnold Gore Jr. (born March 31, ) is an American politician and environmentalist who served as the 45th Vice President of the United States from to Gore was Bill Clinton's running mate in their successful campaign inand the pair was re-elected in Near the end of Clinton's second term, Gore was selected as the Democratic nominee for the presidential.An analysis of the environmental views of presidential candidates al gore and george w bush