Daily Archives: June 25, 2015

US State Department Releases 2014 Human Rights Report

The United States State Department has released the annual Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2014 In the report, countries were called out for their punishment to people speaking freely. Countries mentioned include China, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Iran, Russia, and Saudi Arabia. Persecuted groups that were specifically mentioned include journalists, bloggers, […]

Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Obama Administration, Preserving Health Care Subsidies

The Supreme Court ruled today on King v. Burwell in favor of the Obama Administration. At issue in this case were the federal subsidies with the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. The Court ruled the subsidies to be legal in a 6-3 ruling. Chief Justice John Roberts wrote the Court’s […]