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Jim Garlow: Marriage Equality Ruling Would Make Supreme Court 'The Laughingstock Of Historians And The World'
At today’s March for Marriage, Pastor Jim Garlow offered a lengthy explanation for why he believes marriage equality is wrong, asking the audience to repeat several Hebrew words found in Genesis before rearranging the letters to make the word...
March For Marriage: 'It Was Adam And Eve, And Not Adam And Steve!'
There was a special tone of urgency at today’s March for Marriage, held just days before the Supreme Court hears arguments on the constitutionality of bans on gays and lesbians marrying, which even many marriage equality opponents believe may...
How Big Money In Politics Is Making It Harder For Criminal Defendants To Get A Fair Trial
When the Supreme Court struck down limits on outside spending in elections in the 2010 Citizens United case, critics pointed to a potentially huge public policy impact in issues ranging from environmental protection to tax policy to health care to...
How Big Money In Politics Is Making It Harder For Criminal Defendants To Get A Fair Trial
When the Supreme Court struck down limits on outside spending in elections in the 2010 Citizens United case, critics pointed to a potentially huge public policy impact in issues ranging from environmental protection to tax policy to health care to...
Rep. Steve King Introduces Court-Stripping Bill Written By Radical Anti-Gay Activists
Yesterday, Rep. Steve King announced the introduction of his "Restrain the Judges on Marriage Act of 2015," which would strip federal courts of the ability to hear any case involving the issue of marriage equality: A Republican lawmaker...
Clinton Recognizes the Key Role of Supreme Court Nominations in Protecting Our Democracy
The Clinton campaign talks about how her Supreme Court nominees would affect the right to vote and money in politics.
Roy Moore Compares Anti-Gay Fight To Resisting Slavery & Segregation
Last week, the Coalition of African American Pastors (CAAP), a small group associated with the National Organization for Marriage, presented Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore with its first “Letter from the Birmingham Jail Courage Award,”...
Thanks, Mitch: Confirmed Judges to Skyrocket From One to Two
McConnell schedules a vote on one - and only one - judicial nominee.
More of the Same, As Grassley Delays More Judicial Nominees
Grassley needlessly delays a committee vote on judicial nominees, just as Republicans have done for almost every one of Obama's judicial nominees.
Conservative Columnist Warns God Will Destroy America If Supreme Court Rules For Marriage Equality
In a column for Matt Barber’s outlet BarbWire today, Michael Bresciani expounds on an amicus brief submitted by a number of Religious Right groups warning the Supreme Court that a ruling in favor of marriage equality could bring God’s...
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