Judd Gregg in Bloomberg It's basically targeted on a small group of people, which is technically a bill of attainder,Gregg said. "Even though it may be drafted to be broad, it's actually targeted."
Jerrold Nadler in NPR The court made the right decision in this case,Nadler wrote me in an e-mail. "I am gratified that my analysis of the punitive and blatantly unconstitutional bill of attainder has been vindicated by the judiciary."
Laurence Tribe in USA Today Tribe said "the pitchfork mentality" surrounding the House bill may make it "at least potentially vulnerable to attack under the bill of attainder clause."