Private arbitrator, not state commission, made decision
A state agency wanted to fire an employee who spent four hours per day watching pornography, but the state "employment commission reinstated the person."
No such declaration
Says Scott Walker "said he wouldn't touch" the state civil service system but now supports overhauling it.
Still, there's long-standing precedent for birthright citizenship
"There's never been a direct Supreme Court case on people who were here illegally, whether or not their kids are citizens."
That beard is history
The government "made accommodation to the Fort Hood shooter to let him grow a beard" for religious reasons.
Claim leaves misleading impression
Says he will pursue change in federal law to protect employees from "extortion from a union" because "the Supreme Court has ruled that federal prohibitions outlawing extortion usually do not apply to unions."
Judges and clerks have different jobs
Says the case of a Texas judge who refused to perform heterosexual weddings exposes a double standard in the case against Kentucky clerk Kim Davis.
Not her main job
When it comes to classified information at the State Department, Hillary Clinton’s "the decider."
"It has been the law since the beginning of the country that the children of American citizens born ... abroad are American citizens by birth."
Bernie makes his case
"African Americans are twice as likely to be arrested and almost four times as likely to experience the use of force during encounters with the police."
— Rhode Island
Blame Mexico's elections of '88
"To vote in Mexico every eligible Mexican citizen has to have a tamper-proof photo-ID card with a thumbprint and an embossed hologram."
Scholars: Ruling didn't change Constitution's pastor protections
There is debate among constitutional scholars about whether the First Amendment will continue to protect faith leaders from being forced to perform marriages against their religious beliefs.
One cause, not the only one
"The Fourth Amendment was what we fought the Revolution over. John Adams said it was the spark that led to our war for independence."
Highest court means something
Says states not directly involved in the gay marriage lawsuits that reached the Supreme Court "are not bound" by the court’s ruling.
More fake news passed off as real
"Christian Pastor in Vermont Sentenced to One Year in Prison After Refusing to Marry Gay Couple"
Non-binding mediation service
Muslims "attempted to establish the first Islamic Sharia court inside the United States in the town of Irving, Texas."
He supports no exceptions
Says Scott Walker's views on abortion are more restrictive "than any Republican president in recent times."
Braves play ball in Cobb starting in 2017
Cobb County businesses have already been awarded contracts worth $250 million on construction of a new Braves stadium.
A crazy rabbit hole
"The profit [from automated traffic enforcement cameras] is going to the private corporations, not to the city or state."
Judge: law "constitutes a poll tax"
"Former Gov. Rick Perry signed a law that a federal court said was actually written with the purpose of discriminating against minority voters."
Dud claim goes up in smoke
There was "a 57-percent decrease in fireworks-related injuries in 2000 [after Connecticut legalized sparklers] compared to the 14 years prior."
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