Trump administration lawyers are urging the Supreme Court to reject a 2nd Amendment claim that would restore the right to own a gun for two Pennsylvania men who were convicted more than 20 years ago of nonviolent crimes. The case of Sessions vs. Show More Summary
On Wednesday, Taiwan’s Constitutional Court ruled that laws prohibiting marriage between two people of the same sex violate constitutional guarantees of equality. The court ordered parliament to amend the civil code within two years to comply with its decision. Show More Summary
The First Amendment is not just for journalists. ?
GOP asks FCC to exempt direct-to-voicemail messages from robocall rules.
The Congressional Budget Office projects that the AHCA will lead to 15 % of the population living in destablized insurance markets because of the MacArthur/Upton amendments. he agencies estimate that about one-sixth of the population resides in areas inwhich the nongroup market would start to become unstable beginning in 2020. That instability would result from […]
Ryan, R-Wis., said in a statement that Turkey is an important ally and NATO member, but its leaders must "fully condemn and apologize for this brutal behavior against innocent civilians exercising their First Amendment rights" last week outside the Turkish ambassador's residence. [...]Show More Summary
Days after Governor Andrew Cuomo pledged to find additional funding for the MTA in order to improve subway service, the MTA Board on Wednesday approved a capital plan amendment that calls for an additional $1.6 billion in bonds. Several...Show More Summary
Over in the Minnesota House of Representatives, Republican Abigail Whelan had an imaginative response to a question. As reported by Think Progressive. Pressed about her lack of support for an amendment that would close loopholes for offshore tax havens, a Minnesota Republican dodged the question in favor of talking about her religious beliefs. Show More Summary
The Republican congressman whose amendment was key to passing Trumpcare in the U.S. House shrugged off predictions that millions of Americans would lose their health care coverage under the legislation he helped craft. Rep. Tom MacArthur (R-NJ), a multimillionaire former insurance executive,...
Trump administration lawyers are urging the Supreme Court to reject a 2nd Amendment claim that would restore the right to own a gun for two Pennsylvania men who were convicted more than 20 years ago of nonviolent crimes. The case of Sessions vs. Binderup puts the new administration in a potentially...
President Erdogan's security team beat protesters — in downtown D.C.: Our view
The Congressional Budget Office’s evaluation of the amended bill still sees huge premium spikes for sicker and older people.
Page said he is "an open book" and won't invoke his 5th Amendment privilege.
The Congressional Budget Office analysis of the American Health Care Act, as amended and passed by the Republican-controlled House of Representatives earlier this month, is finally out. The macro numbers are not that different from what they were in March, when Republicans couldn't muster the votes to pass the bill. Show More Summary
The 25th Amendment has been in the news a lot lately. But what led to its establishment in the first place?
The Congressional Budget Office released their updated score for the American Health Care Act (AHCA), the House GOP health bill, on Wednesday. The report from the CBO on the amendments added just before the AHCA was passed by the House...Show More Summary
Barack Obama was spying up the wazoo while he was in office. The NSA made a habit of violating the Fourth Amendment rights of a ton of people. They didn’t
May 24 (Reuters) - The International Tennis Hall of Fame has made changes to its induction policies, including a fan vote and automatic ballot inclusion for players who met certain criteria during their careers, it announced on Wednesday.
The Senate Intelligence Committee subpoenaed Michael Flynn. He didn’t come. They asked for this documents. He refuses to produce. The House House Intelligence Committee apparently wants in on some of that fine Fifth Amendment action,...Show More Summary