Mitch McConnell

Hobby Lobby aftermath spawns disagreement over future of religious freedom law

Opponents of the Supreme Court's June 30 ruling supporting the religious freedoms privately held corporation's owners have when it comes to a contraceptive mandate are... Read more »

July 8, 2014


Supreme Court ruling comes as Obama's use of power tested

Before a unanimous Supreme Court weighed in, the White House had brushed off claims that President Barack Obama was exceeding his executive authority as just so much... Read more »

June 27, 2014


High court rebukes President Obama on recess appointments

The Supreme Court on Thursday limited the president's power to fill high-level vacancies with temporary appointments, ruling in favor of Senate Republicans in their... Read more »

June 26, 2014


What to do in Iraq? Obama consults Congress

President Barack Obama briefed leaders of Congress on options for quelling an al-Qaida-inspired insurgency in Iraq as Republicans lawmakers and administration... Read more »

June 18, 2014


US aims for trial of Benghazi suspect held on ship

The capture of an alleged leader of the deadly 2012 attacks on Americans in Benghazi, Libya, gave U.S. officials a rare moment of good news. Now, they are preparing to... Read more »

June 18, 2014

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