On May 26, 2009, President Barack Obama nominated then-Judge Sonia Sotomayor to replace Justice David Souter on the U.S. Supreme Court.
Nicandro Iannacci's posts.
On May 17, 2004, Massachusetts became the first state to allow same-sex marriage.
On the 62nd anniversary of the Supreme Court’s decision that started the end of segregation, one leading academic says conservatives and liberals today are missing a key point about the ruling.
On April 22, Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe ordered the restoration of voting rights for more than 200,000 citizens with past criminal convictions, drawing attention to a growing national issue.
On April 12, 1777, the Kentucky politician Henry Clay was born. His remarkable career included a long stint as Speaker of the House and several failed presidential campaigns.