AUSTIN, Texas - A severe anti-abortion bill went down to defeat June 25 thanks in part to a 10-hour filibuster by state Senator Wendy Davis of Fort Worth.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. - A ribbon-cutting ceremony with Gov. Dannel Malloy and workers who are now employed through the new "jobs pipeline" program, marked the official opening of New Haven Works.
This week Texas reached a grim milestone when the state put to death a woman inmate as its 500th execution since 1976.
On July 1 interest rates for federally subsidized Stafford Loans will double for 7.4 million students unless Congress takes action.
"Millions of Californians will be able to marry the person they love - with all the rights and responsibilities that go along with it."
The amendment would prevent any of the immigrants legalized under S 744 from achieving permanent legal status until certain requirements are met.
In a historic ruling for gay rights, the Supreme Court today struck down DOMA, a 1996 law blocking federal recognition of same-sex marriages.
The bottom line reality is how "this Republican state budget reeks from top to bottom."
The Supreme Court today gutted the landmark Voting Rights Act of 1965 by a 5-to-4 decision. Before the ink even dried on today's landmark ruling its implications quickly became stunningly clear.
On the June 25, 1921 premier, Czech author Karel Capek's introduced the term robot in his science fiction play R.U.R. in which robots organize and rebel against poor working conditions and low pay.