Supreme Court To Hear Affirmative Action Case

Apparently the majority Justices of the Supreme Court want another shot at dismantling Affirmative Action. The Huffington Post The Supreme Court is broadening its examination of affirmative action by adding a case about Michigan’s effort to ban consideration of race in college admissions. The justices already were considering a challenge to the University of Texas program… More Supreme Court To Hear Affirmative Action Case

Editorial: Obama for president: A second term for a serious man

Sam Stein – Huffington Post As President Barack Obama was celebrating his inauguration at various balls, top Republican lawmakers and strategists were conjuring up ways to submarine his presidency at a private dinner in Washington. The event — which provides a telling revelation for how quickly the post-election climate soured — serves as the prologue… More Editorial: Obama for president: A second term for a serious man

Pennsylvania Voter ID Law Ruling: Judge Halts Enforcement Of Law For Election

It appears that Judge Robert Simpson’s ruling might just be a band-aid for the law’s many problems.  Apparently voters don’t have to show ID but the poll worker can still ask for it! Sounds like a quick-fix that may be filled with confusion and dismay on election day. The Huffington Post A Pennsylvania judge on… More Pennsylvania Voter ID Law Ruling: Judge Halts Enforcement Of Law For Election

Romney responds to NAACP booing: ‘If they want more stuff from the government tell them to go vote for the other guy’

The consensus among the talking heads on MSNBC and elsewhere about Mitt Romney’s speech at the NAACP Conference on Wednesday is that he said what he said intentionally to get the crowd to boo at him. Many politicians and news pundits were reluctant to say that Romney’s remarks to intentionally solicited the boos, but his response at… More Romney responds to NAACP booing: ‘If they want more stuff from the government tell them to go vote for the other guy’

Eric Holder: Voter ID Laws Are ‘Poll Taxes’

Was there ever any doubt? The Huffington Post Attorney General Eric Holder said Tuesday he opposes a new photo ID requirement in Texas elections because it would be harmful to minority voters. In remarks to the NAACP in Houston, the attorney general said the Justice Department “will not allow political pretexts to disenfranchise American citizens… More Eric Holder: Voter ID Laws Are ‘Poll Taxes’