Patt Morrison for June 28, 2012

Supreme Court Expected To Rule On Obama's Health Care Act Tomorrow
This showdown has been in the cards since March 21, 2010, when the Affordable Care Act passed Congress by seven votes. Now, it has been decided by the Supreme Court’s nine votes.
Supreme Court Upholds Obama's Affordable Care Act

What does today's ruling mean for the Commerce Clause?

The Supreme Court's decision about the Affordable Healthcare Act will impact many aspects government, policy, including the Commerce Clause.

The 'New Geography of Jobs' and the great divergence

According to author Enrico Moretti, the root of inequality in America today isn’t the divide between the 1 percent and the 99 percent but the gap between those who have college educations and those who don’t.
Remember when President Harry Truman famously held up the Chicago newspaper with the headline “Dewey Defeats Truman”? The Chicago Tribune publishing its assumption that Truman had been beaten was an enduring PR embarrassment.
House Democrats walk out of the US Capit
Patt talks to Congressman Adam B. Schiff about walking off the House floor in protest of the vote to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt.
Colorado's High Park Fire Burns 37,000 Acres, Forces Evacuations

Living in fire country

When most people think of Colorado, they think of winter sports like skiing and snowboarding. So how can so much of the state be on fire? Actually, much of the state’s ecosystem is high desert, and it’s been a dry year.
California State Parks
California is a state of unparalleled natural beauty and nearly 1.5 percent of the state’s total 163,696 square miles is set aside in state parks - and Californians truly love their parks.
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'Angry Birds' target red cars

Some call it good luck. It's that rarest of human moment, when the expletive you shout may in fact describe what is happening to you. We're talking about bird poop, and a new study conducted by a British car accessory chain says birds PREFER to poop on RED cars.
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