In a 5-4 split ruling today, the Supreme Court said political donors still have to limit contributions to individual campaigns, but said there is no cap to how much money a donor can spread across candidates and political committees.
The Senate is expected to vote on the Paycheck Fairness Act, which aims to eliminate the wage gap between men and women. Similar versions of the bill passed by the Senate had been killed before by House Republicans.
The Girl Scouts and their cookies may be sweet, but all that temptation is drawing criticism from doctors and parents who feel the scouts’ tradition of selling cookies isn’t in line with modern public health.
The Supreme Court's Wednesday morning ruling allowing wealthy donors to give money to as many political candidates, parties and committees as they wish will face its first test as the 2014 midterm elections quickly approach.