Category: National News

A Tie Bench at the Supreme Court

Written by: K.O. Myers, J.D. The death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia has touched off a fierce political battle, with President Obama and Republican senators (and presidential candidates) taking opposing positions about their Constitutional duty to fill the vacant seat at the Court. But how is the actual work of the Supreme Court affected [..]

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What is All the Fuss About the Caucus?

Written by: Cynthia P. Letsch, J.D. We are all well-aware that Iowa is the center of national political attention every presidential election year (and the whole year before it), and many of us are so sick of the commercials that we simply do not want to participate in the election process, at all. People in [..]

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