Supreme Court en Merkel and Sarkozy create a Europe the American right can do business with? Merkel and Sarkozy call for legally enforced balanced budgets for euro states as the way out of the crisis. Congressional Republicans can only watch in envy.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Angela Merkel euro zone crisis Home John Boehner Lisbon Treaty Nicolas Sarkozy Republicans right wing Supreme Court Americas France Europe Germany United States Europa GlobalPost Blogs Tue, 06 Dec 2011 09:46:00 +0000 Michael Goldfarb 5683416 at Supreme Court will hear affirmative action case <p> The timing of the Supreme Court&#39;s schedule puts the case&#39;s hearings right before the presidential elections, making affirmative action a potential campaign issue.</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Supreme Court United States Tue, 21 Feb 2012 18:55:45 +0000 Priyanka Boghani 5692711 at Supreme Court allows strip searches for any offense The Supreme Court ruled by a 5-4 vote allowing officials to strip-search people arrested for any offense, even if the officials had no reason to suspect the presence of contraband<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Supreme Court United States Mon, 02 Apr 2012 19:22:14 +0000 Priyanka Boghani 5698885 at President Obama's comments spark Marbury v. Madison debate The President's comments sparked debate in the conservative political sphere on whether the President, who was a constitutional law professor, failed to take into account the precedent set in Marbury v. Madison.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Supreme Court United States Wed, 04 Apr 2012 18:01:00 +0000 Priyanka Boghani 5699188 at Clint Eastwood joins fellow Republicans to support gay marriage Eastwood's support for gay marriage comes as the Supreme Court prepares to hear arguments about the constitutionality of a ban on Proposition 8 in California.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> gay marriage Supreme Court Strange But True Politics United States Thu, 28 Feb 2013 23:14:00 +0000 Jennifer Mattson 5770287 at Supreme Court weighs in on Obama's recess appointments A US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit ruled that presidents may make recess appointments only between Senate sessions not when the senators take a break. <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Need to Know Supreme Court United States Tue, 25 Jun 2013 07:06:16 +0000 Jennifer Mattson 5866305 at