Domenico Montanaro

Domenico Montanaro appears in the following:

LISTEN: Biden Supported A Constitutional Amendment To End Mandated Busing In 1975

Friday, June 28, 2019

In an NPR interview, a young Sen. Joe Biden was asked about whether he would support a constitutional amendment to limit court-ordered busing "if it can't be done through a piece of legislation."

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Supreme Court Takes Up DACA Appeal

Friday, June 28, 2019

The high court agrees to review the Trump administration's elimination of a program designed to help children brought to the country illegally.

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5 Takeaways From Night 2 Of The Democratic Debate

Friday, June 28, 2019

Sen. Kamala Harris of California was the breakout star of the second part of the Democratic debate — and may have reshaped the contest as she took on former Vice President Joe Biden over race.

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Supreme Court Rules Partisan Gerrymandering Is Beyond The Reach Of Federal Courts

Thursday, June 27, 2019

The U.S. Supreme Court says partisan redistricting is a political question, not one that federal courts can weigh in on.

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5 Takeaways From The 1st Democratic Debate

Thursday, June 27, 2019

If you're a Democratic voter, did you come away with a clear feeling of who of that first batch of 10 candidates could be president — and is best positioned to take on President Trump?

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Supreme Court Hands Total Wine, Other Out-Of-State Liquor Retailers A Big Win

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

The court struck down a Tennessee alcohol licensing residency requirement, opening up the pathway for big-box stores to enter the market.

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Debates Likely To Narrow List Of Democratic Presidential Contenders

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

The 2020 Democratic presidential debates kick off in Miami. It'll be crowded with 10 candidates taking the stage Wednesday night and another 10 Thursday night.

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Supreme Court Orders Documents Unsealed In Death Penalty Case

Monday, June 24, 2019

The blacked-out material involves the drugs used in an Alabama execution. The release of the material was ordered after a motion filed by the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press and NPR.

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Supreme Court Strikes Down Ban On Trademarking 'Immoral,' 'Scandalous' Words, Symbols

Monday, June 24, 2019

The decision paves the way for a clothing line, FUCT, to get its trademark. But the justices were split on how far is too far and which words they would find to be the most vulgar and profane.

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8 Political Questions Ahead Of The 1st Democratic Debates

Monday, June 24, 2019

Twenty candidates will take the stage over two nights in Miami this week. With front-runner Joe Biden under pressure, can another candidate, like Elizabeth Warren, make the most of the opportunity?

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Supreme Court: Cross Can Stand On Public Land In Separation Of Church And State Case

Thursday, June 20, 2019

The high court's conservative majority sided with those advocating for "religious freedom" in a major win for groups like the American Legion.

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Supreme Court Hands Democrats A Win On Racial Gerrymandering In Virginia

Monday, June 17, 2019

Eleven legislative districts in Virginia were declared to be sorted by race and were redrawn. The court's decision Monday left that in place.

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Poll: Support For Impeachment Hearings Grows, But Americans Split On Way Forward

Saturday, June 08, 2019

After former special counsel Robert Mueller spoke publicly, the number of Americans in favor of the proceedings ticked up. But it's still less than a quarter; 39% don't want any further action.

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News Brief: Mexico Border Policy, Abortion Poll, Car Emissions Standards

Friday, June 07, 2019

Mexico appears willing to adopt U.S. terms on a number of key changes to its border policy. Also, a new poll on abortion, and automakers are talking about emissions standards.

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Poll: Majority Want To Keep Abortion Legal, But They Also Want Restrictions

Friday, June 07, 2019

An NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist survey found that three-quarters of Americans want the Supreme Court to uphold Roe v. Wade. But there is also complexity — and contradiction — in respondents' views.

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Mueller Hands His Caseload To Congress, As Impeachment Calls Grow Louder

Thursday, May 30, 2019

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi continues to stress that Democrats will conduct investigations and pursue facts before opening potential impeachment proceedings.

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Democratic Presidential Field Will Look A Lot Smaller By September

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

The Democratic National Committee released new qualification standards for its first post-Labor Day debate. Candidates will need higher poll numbers and more grassroots donors.

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Supreme Court Upholds Indiana Provision Mandating Fetal Burial Or Cremation

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

The court did not take up the part of the law that banned abortions because of fetal abnormality or race or sex of the fetus, which a lower court had knocked down in addition to the burial provision.

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Biden, Sanders Highlight Familiar Split In Democratic Party

Friday, May 24, 2019

The former vice president is calling for unity and compromise, a restoration, of sort, of what Democrats view as normalcy. For Bernie Sanders and his supporters, that's hardly enough.

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6 Themes To Pay Attention To In Upcoming Supreme Court Decisions

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

From the census citizenship question and political gerrymandering to the separation of church and state, the high court will make some rulings of consequence over the next month.

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