On Dec. 19, 2016, Colorado elector Micheal Baca, in T-shirt second from left, cast his electoral ballot for John Kasich, though Hillary Clinton had won his state’s popular vote. AP Photo/Brennan Linsley

Supreme Court to decide the future of the Electoral College

By Morgan Marietta, Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Massachusetts Lowell Many Americans are surprised to learn that in

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Pedestrians pass in front of a Wells Fargo & Co. bank branch in New York, U.S., on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017. Wells Fargo & Co. is scheduled to release earning figures on January 13. Photographer: Victor J. Blue/Bloomberg

Attorney General Frosh Announces $20 Million Settlement with Wells Fargo

News Release, Office of the Maryland Attorney General Settlement Resolves Claims Wells Fargo Misrepresented Quality of Purchased Residential Mortgage Backed

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Many people with DACA status are in school. Frederic J. Brown/AFP via Getty Images

What the Supreme Court’s DACA ruling means for undocumented students and the colleges and universities they attend

By: Sayil Camacho, Postdoctoral Fellow at the Peabody College of Education and Human Development, Vanderbilt University Editor’s note: The Supreme

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An aerial photo taken by a volunteer pilot shows construction of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline in West Virginia in 2018. Construction on the pipeline has been halted as judges have revoked or questioned key federal permits for the project. Pipeline Compliance Surveillance Initiative

Supreme Court rules pipeline can cross under Appalachian Trail

By: Timothy B. Wheeler, BayJournal.com A major roadblock to the construction of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline has been cleared by

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People gather near the Stonewall Inn in New York City to celebrate the Supreme Court’s landmark ruling on LGBTQ workers’ rights. John Lamparski/NurPhoto via Getty Images

Supreme Court expands workplace equality to LGBTQ employees, but questions remain

By: Julie Novkov, Professor of Political Science and Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies, University at Albany, State University of New

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