In an effort to combat the Supreme Court’s ruling over Citizens United, Democrats hoped to add an amendment to the Constitution
Lawmakers will vote on an amendment to limit political donations.
47 percent said that they approve of how the Court is handling its job while 46 percent said that they disapprove.
Monday’s high-profile ruling on Burwell v. Hobby Lobby drew activists from both sides of the aisle.
Alito stressed that the ruling does not apply a sweeping blanket of policy across all businesses.
“Our answer to the question of what police must do before reaching a cell phone seized incident to an arrest is accordingly simple — get a warrant,” Roberts said.
Scalia said that the EPA “is getting almost everything it wanted in this case.”
Bruce Abramski, the plaintiff, contended that the law itself did not apply to him because he was simply transferring the ownership to a family member.
The high court’s lack of interest to intervene in the case leaves only two options — Risen can either testify and reveal his sources, or he could potentially be thrown in jail for contempt of court for his refusal to testify.
In a 6-2 ruling the Supreme Court left in place Michigan’s constitutional amendment banning affirmative action