How many other payoffs did Antonin Scalia receive during his time as a Supreme Court Justice? It may well be that Scalia repeatedly ruled in favor of big business interests because he received financial rewards for doing so, rather than for any ideological reason.
This system may seem cumbersome, but think about it. What’s the alternative – having the President of the United States exercise the constitutional authority of the President of the United States? Don’t be absurd!
What’s the point of getting Jill Stein into the debates, when she doesn’t even bother to fully use the opportunities for political speech that are available to her right now?