Obama Seeks SCOTUS Candidate With GOP Support, Biden SaysPresident Barack Obama is looking to nominate a Supreme Court candidate who has enjoyed past Republican support, Vice President Joe Biden said, offering some of the first indications of the president's criteria in replacing the late Justice Antonin Scalia.
Klobuchar: I’m Not Interested In Scalia's SeatPresident Barack Obama says he will nominate someone to succeed Justice Antonin Scalia, who died unexpectedly on Saturday. The president is asking senators to "do their job" and keep an open mind.
Good Question: Why Do Supreme Court Justices Serve Life Terms?Antonin Scalia was the longest serving justice on the current Supreme Court when he passed away on Saturday. President Ronald Reagan appointed him and the U.S. Senate confirmed him in 1986, giving Scalia 30 influential years on the bench.
Klobuchar Mentioned As Possible Scalia ReplacementMinnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar is one of the people being mentioned as a possible replacement for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.
Dayton Orders Flags Flown Half Staff In Honor Of ScaliaGov. Mark Dayton has ordered that U.S. and Minnesota state flags be flown at half-staff in honor and remembrance of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.
4 Things To Know For Feb. 14, 2016Here’s a look at the four things you need to know for Sunday, Feb. 14, 2016.
Scalia Talks Death Penalty At University Of Minnesota Law SchoolJustice Antonin Scalia says it "wouldn't surprise" him to see the U.S. Supreme Court invalidate the death penalty after moving in recent years to restrict its application.
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia To Give Lecture In MinnesotaFor a second straight year, University of Minnesota Law School students have an audience with a U.S. Supreme Court justice.
Supreme Court Clarifies Rules For Rescinding MortgagesA unanimous Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that home buyers don't need to file a lawsuit, but may simply write a letter if they want to back out of a mortgage because they claim their lender violated the federal Truth in Lending Act.