Illinois politicians favoring enactment of ERA decades after it failed. passed it again with the hope that the deadline set by Congress for its passage–long past–didn’t matter.
Now an Obama-appointed Federal Judge has ruled the deadline was real:
REAKING: U.S. District Judge Rudolph Contreras, an Obama appointee, has ruled that the ERA ratification deadline was constitutional; rejects VA-NV-IL actions. Follow us here @ERA_No_Shortcuts for further updates soon.