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Boehner's Laughable Lawsuit

Chris Weigant | Posted 09.15.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The Republicans believe that suing Obama will excite and turn out their base voters, and they're betting that this benefit will be larger than any political blowback. Whether they're right in this political calculation or not remains to be seen. But what is undeniable is that, so far, this lawsuit is nothing short of laughable.

Supreme Court Withdraws Review of Union Organizing Campaign Employer-Union Aid Agreement

Brad Reid | Posted 02.09.2014 | Business
Brad Reid

When the Supreme Court decides that a petition was "improvidently granted," it does not explain its reasoning.

Justices Rely On 'Standing' To Dismiss Church-State Disputes

Posted 08.29.2011 | Religion

By Adelle M. Banks Religion News Service WASHINGTON (RNS) As the U.S. Supreme Court ends its 2010-2011 term this week, legal scholars say a decision ...