Behind the Numbers: Supreme Court


Posted at 11:20 AM ET, 04/25/2012

Arizona immigration law persistently popular

Despite all the controversy, Americans like the law. A lot.

By Scott Clement  |  11:20 AM ET, 04/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Barack Obama, Immigration, Supreme Court, Behind the Numbers, Republican Party

Posted at 09:44 AM ET, 03/26/2012

Americans want Supreme Court arguments televised

The Supreme Court will hear arguments today on the health reform law, but the general public will have to settle for audio recordings and color sketches. Americans aren’t thrilled about the arrangement, and appear to have turned sharply against the practice in the past decade.

By Scott Clement  |  09:44 AM ET, 03/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Health care, Supreme Court, Barack Obama

Posted at 01:07 PM ET, 06/27/2011

Poll Watchers: Iowa GOP caucus, debt limit update, Supreme Court wrap-up, confidence in newspapers

A summary of daily polling.

By Peyton M. Craighill  |  01:07 PM ET, 06/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  GOP nomination, Supreme Court, Federal Budget Deficit

Posted at 02:37 PM ET, 03/02/2011

The Westboro Baptist case: Testing the limits of free speech

A new ruling from the Supreme Court on Wednesday protects the First Amendment free speech rights for the Westboro Baptist Church. This tiny church has made a practice of demonstrating at funerals of U.S. soldiers killed in action, reasoning that military deaths are God's retribution for the expanding acceptance of homosexuality.

By Peyton M. Craighill  |  02:37 PM ET, 03/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Gay marriage, Supreme Court