Topic: Supreme Court

Clean Power Plan Stay is Bad News for Texas, Natural Gas

Feb. 18, 2016
Natural Gas Drilling

The EPA's Clean Power Plan has been halted. Texas is a plaintiff in the case, so this is a big win for state officials, but it is a victory that will come at the expense of the health and welfare of every Texan.

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Scalia was Not a Conservative

Feb. 16, 2016
Antonin Scalia

Scalia was an intellectual, a firebrand and an original thinker who made constitutional questions deeply relevant for many. But despite common labels, Scalia was not a conservative.
 

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Scalia’s Legacy: Introducing Trash Talking into Opinions

Feb. 15, 2016
Antonin Scalia

Scalia, as befits someone with more than three decades on the high court, leaves multiple legacies. But the coarsening of our public dialogue with regard to constitutional debate stands out.

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How the Next President and the Supreme Court are Intertwined

Jan. 26, 2016
Supreme Court

The Democrat or Republican who wins the White House in 2016 will create a new Supreme Court that furthers the general preferences of that presidential party.

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Why Every American Should Worry About the Hobby Lobby Ruling

July 11, 2014
Why Every American Should Worry About the Hobby Lobby Ruling

The country rounded a new and dangerous corner with the recent Supreme Court ruling in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby.

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