Supreme Court

President Obama Regrets Justice Alito Filibuster Vote

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said on Wednesday that President Obama regretted voting in support of a filibuster against Samuel Alito when he was a Senator. This comes as President Obama is looking for Republican support for his eventual Supreme Court nominee. Republicans and Democrats have gone back and […]

Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Same-Sex Marriage

In a 5-4 decision, the Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage across the country. Previously, thirty-seven states, plus the District of Columbia, had legalized same-sex marriage. The decision brings same-sex marriage across the country and many marriage licenses have already been granted. In some states, it could take a bit of […]

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 […]