The GOP admits that it believes voter ID laws will win Romney the election.
There are booby traps in the Court’s Commerce Clause reading, and the traps are baited and ready for tripping in the Medicaid part of the ruling.
Mitt's reaction to today's decision was feeble, and telling.
"It’s going to be hard for conservatives to say that John Roberts condoned a socialist plan,” Howard Dean tells The Nation.
The Court issued the biggest ruling of its term on Thursday.
The Supreme Court has upheld the Affordable Care Act, but in other recent decisions has also guaranteed that corporations will have even more power to shape public debate about the issue.
Contrary to many claims, the Supreme Court did not uphold the “show me your papers” provision of SB-1070—the decision is a near-complete victory for immigrants’ rights.
Why did the Court limit its ruling to cases with mandatory sentences, instead of banning juvenile life without parole altogether?