Does a case for banning the use of the filibuster in the Senate stand a chance of success with the Supreme Court? Lyle Denniston looks at a recent news story that claims the case looks strong.
There are more polling numbers this week that show current New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s star is fading as a potential running mate for Mitt Romney.
This week marks the anniversary of two milestone Supreme Court rulings on the issue of segregation that had long-ranging effects on American culture.
Here’s another addition we’d love to see on “America’s Got Talent”: U.S. presidents. Although the historical presidents might be tricky, here are five presidents that should be at the top of the audition list.
Mid-May marks two key anniversaries in the conflict between the United States and Mexico in 1846 that set in motion the Civil War – and led to California, Texas and eight other states joining the Union.
Newsweek’s sensationalist cover proclaiming Barack Obama as the first gay president has upset some people who think James Buchanan really merits the title.
Data from a new Pew Research Center study shows President Barack Obama’s support for same-sex marriage didn’t change most people’s minds about him.
The last remaining GOP opponent to Mitt Romney is apparently out of the race, as Ron Paul says he won’t spend money in the 11 remaining primaries.
The United States Supreme Court will pass on hearing a case from Puerto Rico residents who want a voting representative in the House.
It was 225 years ago today that the Constitutional Convention started in Philadelphia, but few people showed up.