In response to the Supreme Court’s decision in Fisher v. University of Texas, officials from the Obama administration affirmed the validity of using race as a factor in determining university admissions in a letter addressed to university presidents across the country on Friday.
Enrollment for the new health care marketplace mandated by President Barack Obama’s health care reform legislation opens on Tuesday, and many uninsured students will be required to buy health insurance.
With a solemnity reserved for momentous occasions, the Senate passed historic legislation Thursday offering the priceless hope of citizenship to millions of immigrants living illegally in America's shadows. The bill also promises a military-style effort to secure the long-porous border with Mexico.
The Supreme Court of the United States has struck down Section 4 of the Voting Rights Act and is requirng Congress to figure out new ways to determine which states require stricter federal monitoring of elections.