The Supreme Court ruled five to four that South Dakota can require out-of-state online retailers to collect sales tax from online purchases made by residents of their state.
The U.S. Supreme Court ruled 7 to 2 in favor of a Missouri church who was denied a state grant to improve the safety of their preschool’s playground.
The ruling by the Court in favor of same-sex marriage in Obergefell v. Hodges in is in reality a blow against liberty, not for it as the majority claims.
Washington, DC – Susan B. Anthony List (SBA List) President Marjorie Dannenfelser today denounced the Obama Administration for opposing an order issued by Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor temporarily blocking enforcement of the HHS abortion drug mandate for the Denver-based Little Sisters of the Poor. “During the debate over the Affordable Care Act, President Obama […]
Republican John Raese is running for Senate in West Virginia against sitting governor Joe Manchin. The seat is important enough it could make the difference between a GOP or a Dem majority in the Senate in 2011. Think Progress thinks that Raese is unqualified because he apparently has a propensity to mess up names. TP […]
Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA) said he’s planning on voting against confirming Judge Sonia Sotomayor as Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court. In a statement that he sent out today he shares why: I’ve had the opportunity to vote on many judges and Justices since becoming a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee. We […]
You have to love Senate hearings of any stripe. The questions are speeches. Senators bloviate, etc. etc. About as exciting as watching paint dry. With Senate Judiciary Committee hearings on Judge Sonia Sotomayor’s nomination to the Supreme Court starting today we can expect… no better. Speeches in the forms of questions. Political posturing asking questions […]
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg gave an unusual (and rare) interview for the New York Times. She weighed in favor of Judge Sonia Sotomayor’s nomination, as well as, shared her thoughts on abortion: Q: If you were a lawyer again, what would you want to accomplish as a future feminist legal agenda? JUSTICE GINSBURG: […]
1. Cap, trade, and common sense by Amy Scott I hereby apologize for saying anything about Michael Jackson. The largest tax increase in American history passed the House last night, and America was eating popcorn at the movies. I gave up from my phone calling, emailing, and letter writing from TARP days. I am a […]