by Carolyn Davis - Guest Contributor Posted on June 30, 2015
Paxton may want to consider whether he really wants the distinction of being the latest in a long line of legal minds who have used religion as a weapon against civil rights.
by Ari Phillips Posted on June 30, 2015
The world's three largest carbon polluters have now made commitments ahead of the Paris Summit at the end of 2015.
by Carimah Townes Posted on June 30, 2015
The third of 4 Ferguson reports claims police were at fault last August.
by Nicole Gentile - Guest Contributor Posted on June 30, 2015
The coal royalty loophole costs coal states millions in lost revenue.
by Kira Lerner Posted on June 30, 2015
His approval rating is at an all-time low and it's not unclear why.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on June 30, 2015
"I saw myself in Greg. I lost my father shortly before I got the script and I was very much in denial."
by Natasha Geiling Posted on June 29, 2015
Sixteen states are seeking to block the EPA's clean water rule, which extends protections to some two million acres of streams and 20 million acres of wetlands.
by Bryce Covert Posted on June 29, 2015
Home health aides in Massachusetts just became the first in the country to win a $15 minimum wage.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on June 29, 2015
Justice Kennedy joined the Court's liberals to temporarily halt Texas's anti-abortion law.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on June 29, 2015
"At NBC, respect and dignity for all people are cornerstones of our values," the network said.
by Emily Atkin Posted on June 29, 2015
The Supreme Court didn't actually "strike down" the EPA's regulations of mercury pollution from power plants on Monday.
Why major medical groups are celebrating the Supreme Court's recent decision.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on June 29, 2015
The Court narrowly avoided dealing a blow to non-partisan redistricting and allowing more barriers to voter registration.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on June 29, 2015
Defending Schumer's defense.
According to Justice Elena Kagan, the ruling was "peculiarly blinkered."
The Court's opinion opens with the eight most frightening words a liberal will ever read: "JUSTICE ALITO delivered the opinion of the Court."