The Senate Judiciary Committee rejected the President Bush's nomination of Priscilla Owen to the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.
Most Americans know very little about--or have even heard of--the Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies. Yet the Society has assumed a leading role in shaping the Bush administration's legal policies and judicial nominees. This report released August 1 by People For the American Way Foundation (PFAWF) provides much-needed information and insight on the organization.
Read about what's at stake at the Supreme Court, should it tip further to the right. An excellent analysis by People For the American Way Foundation, of the issues and the ideology that could sweep through the High Court.