Marking a pivotal point in the presidential campaign, the Supreme Court’s decision to uphold President Barack Obama’s sweeping federal health care law handed the Democratic incumbent crucial election-year vindication for his signature legislative accomplishment.
The Supreme Court ruling on President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul, now just hours away, marks a key pivot point in the presidential race. But neither side knows which direction the high court’s decision will turn the contest.
The Supreme Court has struck down key provisions of Arizona’s crackdown on immigrants.
Virginia Tech received a measure of vindication for its handling of a 2007 campus massacre that left 33 people dead when a judge ruled that federal education officials were wrong to conclude the university’s response to the tragedy violated federal law.
D.C. Council Chairman Kwame Brown has now received a federal grand jury subpoena for records related to contributions by a prominent political donor.
A District of Columbia judge has ordered the release of documents related to police policies and procedures that the department sought to have concealed.
The Maryland Senate on Wednesday approved an amendment to state budget legislation to squeeze extra tax money out of people who make more than $500,000 a year.
The U.S. Justice Department has given approval to Virginia’s congressional redistricting plan.
The Maryland Senate approved a state budget change to withhold $500,000 from a state agency — unless it provides more information about Gov. O’Malley’s proposal to relocate a housing department.
Opponents of a measure that gives gay couples the right to marry in Maryland have officially begun their effort to overturn the law.