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The Supreme Court cleared the way Friday for straight ticket voting to continue in Michigan.
As we have learned over the years, particularly during its right wing reign, the Supreme Court giveth and taketh away.
Once again the Supreme Court has delivered a devastating blow to our democratic rights by striking down any limitations on campaign contributions.
The final verdict on affirmative action will have to wait another year, because the Supreme Court, in a 7-1 decision, sent the challenge to the program at the University of Texas back to the lower court. In effect, this is a setback for the school’s race-based affirmative action policy.