Seems like they're sticking around for a while.

What Mattered This Week?

Jonathan Bernstein is a Bloomberg View columnist. He taught political science at the University of Texas at San Antonio and DePauw University and wrote A Plain Blog About Politics.
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I'll stick with what I said earlier in the week: The non-retirements by Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Stephen Breyer matter one way or another -- and could be extremely important.

As for what doesn't matter: The excellentjobs report is important but won't have any effect in November.

That's what I have. What about you? What do you think mattered this week?

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