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Why Is Mitch McConnell Picking This Fight?

Why Is Mitch McConnell Picking This Fight?
In early 2009, as Barack Obama was about to take office, Mitch McConnell, the leader of the Republican minority in the Senate, assembled his caucus at a retreat in West Virginia. There, he laid out his strategy for taking on the new president, who was sweeping into office on a tide of popularity, historical resonance and great expectations barely diminished by the economic free fall then underway.
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At Work, But Off the Clock: Supreme Court Tackles Mandatory, Unpaid Security Checks

At Work, But Off the Clock: Supreme Court Tackles Mandatory, Unpaid Security Checks
A Supreme Court case to watch out for: Integrity Staffing Solutions, Inc v. Busk. It'll be an important labor win if the court upholds the circuit's decision. And a huge blow if it doesn't.
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Shocker! Scalia's Poster Boy for Death Penalty Ruled Innocent, Set Free

Shocker! Scalia's Poster Boy for Death Penalty Ruled Innocent, Set Free
In a glorious comeuppance for Antonin Scalia (which is always a great thing – EXCEPT FOR THE FACT TWO INNOCENT MEN SPENT 30 YEARS IN JAIL), his poster boys for the death penalty turn out to have been wrongly convicted.
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