In a decision written by Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the Supreme Court said on Monday that Texas can determine its voting districts based on total population numbers, and isn’t required to use a system based on numbers related to registered voters.
On April 5, 1841, the news that President William Henry Harrison was dead shocked a nation. So what killed a man who had just entered the White House 30 days prior to his death?
It was 48 years ago today that civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was killed by an assassin’s bullet in Memphis. The world has changed greatly since 1968, but King’s message survives intact.
On April 3, 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. made his last public speech, which referenced the Bible and the Constitution. His words still inspire millions today.
It was on April 2, 1917 that Jeanette Rankin became the first woman in Congress. But within days, she became the target of national scorn for voting against America’s entry into World War I.
It’s the U.S. Mint’s birthday–in honor of this Philadelphia-based institution, see how much you know about U.S. coins.
National experts Barry Friedman, Tracey Meares, and former Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles H. Ramsey come together for an important discussion about the future of policing.
April is shaping up as possibly a defining moment for Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders in the primary season. Here is a look at how those races break down.
For centuries, stories have persisted about Congress almost approving German as our official language, except for one vote by its German-speaking leader. So how close is that story to the truth?
In this commentary, William B. Allen of Michigan State University explores several ways a President can carry out the duties of his or her office.