A member of the Virginia House of Delegates who is also a gay rights advocate sees an Article V constitutional convention as a chance to change the Constitution.

The Alaska state legislature is considering a bill requiring study of the Constitution in school.

The IRS hired hundreds of former employees who had been fired or resigned over issues like helping themselves to taxpayers' information, being absent without leave, or even failing to file their own tax returns, an audit found.

In what has been described as a new front in the battle over same-sex marriage, legislators in several states under judicial orders to confer marital status on same-sex couples have introduced bills to forbid state or local officials from issuing marriage licenses to couples of the same gender.

 

Unless the right questions are asked, little will be learned about whether Obama's choice to replace Eric Holder as attorney general, Loretta Lynch, will continue Eric Holder's legacy of blocking enforcement of the law, rather than aiding enforcement.

 

 

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