Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer said Sunday that he will attend the upcoming State of the Union address, even as more conservative justices have been critical of what happened at the last one.
Harvard Law Professor Laurence H. Tribe minced no words in a May 2009 letter to his former student, President Obama, urging Obama to nominate Harvard Law Dean Elena Kagan to fill retiring Justice David Souter's seat on the Supreme Court.
By Paul Kane Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) gave freshman Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.)...
Family members of Derek Thomas, nephew of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, are alleging that the younger Thomas, was punched and tased when he was admitted to West Jefferson Hospital Thursday.
The Supreme Court on Tuesday decided that it would not to undertake another review of the McCain-Feingold campaign finance reform act, rejecting a Republican-sponsored challenge to the law's centerpiece prohbition on unregulated "soft money" contributions to political parties.
by Robert Barnes
| June 29, 2010; 11:30 AM ET |
Categories: 2010 Election, 44 The Obama Presidency, Democratic Party, Republican Party, Supreme Court | Tags: campaign finance reform, mccain-feingold, soft money, supreme court
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The Senate Judiciary Committee has announced the witness list for Elena Kagan's Supreme Court confirmation hearings.