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Andrew Napolitano, the former New Jersey judge who serves as chief legal commentator on Fox News, is that very rare commodity in American politics: He’s an honest conservative, who speaks out for the rule of law despite his troglodyte views and friendship with Donald Trump .

Today he offers stern and surprising advice to the Senate Judiciary Committee, urging Republican leaders that they must ensure a full FBI investigation of Christine Blasey Ford’s attempted rape charge against Brett Kavanaugh. Failing to do so, he warns, will bring dire political and moral consequences for all concerned.

They’ll never listen to liberals, but they should heed “Judge Nap.”

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For months, one postal worker had been doing all she could to protect herself from COVID-19. She wore a mask long before it was required at her plant in St. Paul, Minnesota. She avoided the lunch room, where she saw little social distancing, and ate in her car.

The stakes felt especially high. Her husband, a postal worker in the same facility, was at high risk because his immune system is compromised by a condition unrelated to the coronavirus. And the 20-year veteran of the U.S. Postal Service knew that her job, operating a machine that sorts mail by ZIP code, would be vital to processing the flood of mail-in ballots expected this fall.

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