Supreme Court Nominations, Votes (1789-Present)

October 4, 2018 Albert N. Milliron 0

Supreme Court Nominations, present-1789 (1789-present)   The Constitution requires the president to submit nominations to the Senate for its advice and consent. Since the Supreme Court was established in 1789, presidents have submitted 163 nominations for the Court, including those […]

SCOTUS stunner: Hobby Lobby Wins!

June 30, 2014 Albert N. Milliron 1

he government cannot require closely held corporations to insure birth control in company health plans if it violates their religious beliefs, a divided Supreme Court ruled Thursday. The 5-to-4 decision in the “Hobby Lobby” case is a political blow to […]