Gay Rights Gets a Brown v. Board—If It Doesn't Backfire
December 10, 2012
The Supreme Court has announced it will look at two gay marriage cases. Chris Matthews feels a thrill running up his leg. Shivers are probably the right response. But not necessarily the Matthews kind. The Court’s consideration of the sweeping challenge to California’s Proposition 8 raises the odds that the Supreme Court strategy may backfire—a risk that the modest challenge to the Defense of Marriage Act was likely to avoid.
The Data Plan
December 08, 2012
Don't like affirmative action? The alternative could be much worse.
Dear Courts, Please Ignore Mitch McConnell's Latest Lawsuit
December 07, 2012
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has a habit of rushing to court to reverse his political defeats. The ink wasn’t dry on the McCain-Feingold Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act when McConnell filed a lawsuit challenging its constitutionality in court in 2002. McConnell and Senate Republicans supported similar suits challenging the Affordable Care Act moments after President Obama signed it. And now McConnell is at it again. Along with 41 Republican Senators, McConnell has filed a lawsuit, which the U.S.
The Legal Crusade to Undermine Obamacare—and Rewrite History
December 05, 2012
Can one determined libertarian stop millions of people from getting health insurance?
Obamacare’s Critics Refuse to Give Up
November 20, 2012
Obamacare critics can't repeal the law, so they're trying to cripple it.