Wealthy supporters of school vouchers lavished an
eye-popping $10 million on Wisconsin campaigns in the past 10 years, spending
half of that amount in 2011 and 2012 alone, according to a new analysis by the
Out of all the newsworthy comments during this week's Supreme Court debate over the legality of same-sex marriage bans, none was more revealing—or troubling—than that which came from Justice Sonya Sotomayor.
than two years of highly visible, highly polarized and highly acrimonious
political campaigns, it’s almost a relief to have a relatively subdued race for
state Supreme Court. But don’t discount its importance
You just can’t please some people.
Gov. Scott Walker is playing a high-stakes game of chicken—a game that
could seriously affect the state’s citizens and health care industry—by stalling
on implementing the federal Affordable Care Act’s requirement that states
Why do America's 1% care so little about the country's middle class? Investigative reporters Donald L. Barlett and James B. Steele answer this way: Even after reducing American workers to a cheap labor pool, the growing middle classes of Brazil...