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Supreme Court Rules for Ted Cruz in Campaign Finance Case

(Washington, D.C.) — The Supreme Court’s conservative majority on Monday sided with Republican Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas in his challenge to a provision of federal campaign finance law, in a ruling that ..

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Justice Clarence Thomas Says Abortion Leak Has Changed Supreme Court

WASHINGTON — Justice Clarence Thomas says the Supreme Court has been changed by the shocking leak of a draft opinion earlier this month. The opinion suggests the court is poised to overturn the right ..

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To Save Roe’s Protections, Democrats Pour More Money Into Flipping Statehouses

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The Senate Fell Short in an Effort To Preserve Roe V. Wade Abortion Access

WASHINGTON — The Senate fell far short Wednesday in a rushed effort toward enshrining Roe v. Wade abortion access as federal law, blocked by a Republican filibuster in a blunt display of the nation’s ..

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What to Know About the Leaked Roe v. Wade Supreme Court Draft Opinion

The Supreme Court is preparing to overturn the landmark Roe v. Wade decision that protects the right to an abortion, according to a draft opinion obtained by Politico.

The decision could still chang..

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Ketanji Brown Jackson Confirmed to the Supreme Court, Becoming the First Black Woman Justice in U.S. History

Ketanji Brown Jackson was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on Thursday, becoming the first Black woman Justice in the nation’s history.

Jackson was confirmed to the Supreme Court by a vote of 53-47 with..

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Ketanji Brown Jackson Heading Towards Supreme Court Confirmation With Two More GOP Votes

(Washington, D.C.) — Republican Sens. Lisa Murkowski and Mitt Romney say they will vote to confirm Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson’s “historic nomination” to the Supreme Court, bolstering bipartisan suppo..

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Clarence Thomas’ Wife Pushed White House Chief of Staff to Overturn 2020 Election, Texts Reveal

(Washington, D.C.) — Virginia Thomas, wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, sent weeks of text messages imploring White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows to act to overturn the 2020 president..

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‘Unconditional Love.’ See Photos of How Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Family Supported Her During Confirmation Hearings

When Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson made her opening statement at her Supreme Court confirmation hearing, she introduced the public to members of her “large extended family” as she thanked many of them f..

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After Combative Hearings, Democrats Hope for Bipartisan Confirmation of Ketanji Brown Jackson

Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Supreme Court confirmation hearings were historic, grueling, and at times combative between Senators. Now, what a handful of Republicans make of her answers during more than 22..