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President Trump’s Schedule Wednesday, 02-01-2017

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President Donald Trump has fewer events on his schedule than in past days, but they appear more intense and will likely require more of his time. The President will start his day with the daily briefing before hosting a listening session in the Roosevelt Room about African American history month. POTUS will finish the morning with a meeting with groups ...

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Trump’s Chief of Staff Reince Priebus Talks Obamacare, Media, SCOTUS, Cabinet Appointments

Reince Priebus on Hugh Hewitt

Hugh Hewitt interviewed former RNC Chair and Donald Trump’s future White House chief of staff Reince Priebus. Reince reiterates that repealing and replacing Obamacare will be there #1 priority with tax reform close behind. Trump’s White Chief of Staff said that their bold initiatives are what Republicans have been talking about for decades and  “now it’s time for the majority ...

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John Roberts Falls Victim to the Slippery Slope

When public officials want to gift themselves new powers, they usually justify their expansive actions with their favorite platitude, “for the greater good.” Conservatives, in their turn, respond with the proverbial warning of the slippery slope. The problem, of course, is the dynamism of American politics means the powers one party invests themselves with are then available for the next ...

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Obergefell v. Hodges Gay Marriage Decision – Full Text

The Supreme Court ruled today that same-sex couples have the right to marry and that all states must recognize same-sex marriages forged in other states. Here is the full text of the decision and dissent on Obergefell v. Hodges: Same Sex Marriage

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Justices Give Gays Right to Marry – More Cases to Come

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In a narrow 5-4 decision, the Supreme Court of the U.S. (SCOTUS) ruled that same sex couples have the right to marry in all 50 states. The ruling not only extends the right to marry to same-sex couples, but also requires all states to recognize gay marriages and civil unions carried out in other states. Justice Kennedy sided with the ...

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Supreme Court Prayer Ruling Protects Freedom of Religion and Speech

“Some desire to enthrone a rigid secularism as the state religion while suppressing all other views. In contrast, ordered liberty allows free expression for all.” — Mark Tooley, IRD President WASHINGTON, May 5, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ — U.S. Supreme Court justices ruled today that legislative bodies such as city councils can begin their meetings with prayer. The court ruled 5 ...

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U.S. Supreme Court Denies Rehearing On German Homeschooling Case

PURCELLVILLE, Va., March 3, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ — On the morning of March 3, 2014, the United States Supreme Court denied review in the appeal of Uwe and Hannelore Romeike after years of fighting for asylum in the American court system. The Romeikes are a German homeschool family who fled to the United States in 2008 to avoid losing custody ...

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Supreme Court Sits on German Homeschool Asylum Case

PURCELLVILLE, Va., Feb. 24, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ — In an unexpected turn, the United States Supreme Court has apparently decided to continue thinking about Home School Legal Defense Association’s German homeschool asylum case, Romeike v. Holder. The case had been scheduled for review by the Court on Friday, February 21, 2014, and HSLDA expected to see the case on the Court’s ...

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Thomas More Society Petitions U.S. Supreme Court to Hear Autocam’s Obamacare Case

KENTWOOD, Mich., Oct. 15, 2013 /Christian Newswire/ — Today, the Thomas More Society, a Chicago-based public interest law firm, joined forces with Catholic Vote Legal Defense Fund and a Michigan law firm, to petition the U.S. Supreme Court to review and reverse the Sixth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals’ recent decision, denying the claims of Autocam, an international automotive manufacturer, and its ...

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German Homeschoolers Asylum: Home School Legal Defense petitions US Supreme Court

PURCELLVILLE, Va., Oct. 10, 2013 /Christian Newswire/ — Today the Home School Legal Defense Association (HSLDA) is filing a petition with the United States Supreme Court to hear Romeike v. Holder, the German homeschooling asylum case. In April 2013, a three-judge panel of the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals sustained the Obama Administration’s revocation of asylum granted to the family ...

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Hammered Radio – Special Edition – NSA/Snowden SCOTUS Panel

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  When: Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 10pm Eastern/7pm Pacific Where: Hammered Radio – Special Edition – NSA/Snowden SCOTUS Panel Tonight: This is a Special Edition of Hammered Radio – NSA/Snowden SCOTUS Roundtable discussion. Stevie J West and Steve Hamilton will be speaking with our special Guests: Mandy Nagy – Investigative Writer for Legal Insurrection & Breitbart ‘The Convo.’ @Liberty_Chick ...

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DOMA: Suprme Court Strikes Down Key Part of Defense of Marriage Act

The Supreme Court, in a 5-4 decision, has found the Defense of Marriage Act unconstitutional. The federal law that defined marriage as between a man and a woman is struck down in this landmark decision. The Supreme Court of The United States has decided that gay marriage is legal. You can read the full decision from The Supreme Court at ...

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