The Monkey Cage: Supreme Court

Posted at 08:20 AM ET, 02/20/2014

Judges as principled politicians

Why Americans support the Supreme Court more than Congress, even when they believe both are politicized.

By Erik Voeten  |  08:20 AM ET, 02/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Supreme Court

Posted at 04:20 PM ET, 01/14/2014

6 points to ponder from the recess appointments oral arguments

The transcript of the oral arguments in the recess appointment case makes for fun reading.

By Andrew Rudalevige  |  04:20 PM ET, 01/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Presidential nominations, recess appointments, Senate, Supreme Court

Posted at 01:13 PM ET, 01/13/2014

Is Recess Over?

The Supreme Court is about to consider recess appointments. Here’s what you need to know.

By Andrew Rudalevige  |  01:13 PM ET, 01/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NLRB v Canning, presidential power, recess appointments, Senate, Supreme Court