During a town hall meeting, President Obama promoted the idea of a federal mandatory voter law. “It would be transformative if everybody voted," he said. "That would counteract money more than anything. If everybody voted, then it would completely change the political map in this country.”
No displaying the American flag in school on "Mexicans' day," said school officials. Their decision has been affirmed by an appeals court. Now the Supreme Court may decide if Americanism can be disallowed in America.
Almost two years after Edward Snowden revealed the scope of NSA spying on American citizens, a federal court has issued another extension to keep the domestic spying program going until June, when Congress will vote on whether to reauthorize section 215 of the PATRIOT Act.