The budget axe is about to fall, and there’s little lawmakers in Washington are doing to stop it.
If Wednesday’s argument before the Supreme Court is any indication, a majority of the justices seemed inclined to strike down or curtail key sections of the 1965 Voting Right Act.
Since the American Revolution, when colonists went to war against Great Britain, the right to bear arms has been central to – and controversial in – American culture. Take a look back over milestones in America’s relationship with and regulation of firearms.
Dozens of Republicans have added their names to a legal brief urging the Supreme Court to declare that gay couples have a constitutional right to marry.
Democrats have begun an all-out push to move a new assault weapons ban through Congress. But it faces strong headwinds from House Republicans, Democrats in pro-gun rights states and many legislatures in western and southern states who are moving in a different direction to ease gun control, rather than strengthen it.
More than 200 companies have signed on to a supporting brief calling for the Supreme Court to overturn part of the Defense of Marriage Act.
Riga, Latvia, 2013-02-28 15:02 CET (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — In order to place Latvian Government Treasury short term debt securities competitive multi-price auctions will be run on NASDAQ OMX Riga on March 6, 2013. Non-competitive fixed rate auctions …