As expected, former South Carolina governor Mark Sanford won a runoff election to face Elizabeth Colbert Busch in a House special election, but Sanford is already talking about his opponent’s brother, comedian Stephen Colbert.
It’s been months since Washington and Colorado legalized marijuana and challenged federal laws on controlled substances. And without federal action, the two states remain stuck in a rut.
In our quest to pick the best presidential Cabinet ever, two historic and modern figures are pitted against each other as top advisers: Alexander Hamilton and Robert Kennedy.
As we approach the ADA’s 25th anniversary in 2015, we draw inspiration from Justin Dart Jr.’s legacy of united advocacy and civic action as our definition of “We the People” grows broader and stronger.
Comedian Steven Colbert isn’t taking a back seat as his sister will likely take on former South Carolina governor Mark Sanford. In fact, he’s committed to two high-profile funding events, and cracking jokes about Sanford.
Lyle Denniston looks at the reasoning behind reading a Miranda warning to a foreign terror suspect, and how such an act can help convict guilty suspects in a civilian court.
Five fun facts about the U.S. Mint. Can you guess who was on the first commemorative coin?
Our quest to pick the best presidential cabinet ever continues with a two-person vote to select your favorite person ever to head the Defense Department.
When Congress returns from its recess, the battle over gun control will focus on a single issue: expanded background checks. And for now, the odds seem stacked against background checks moving forward in the Senate.
In the latest round of Presidential Madness, take your pick between the winners of the top historical and modern secretaries of state.