The president says he intends to fill Antonin Scalia’s vacancy, but it’s unlikely the Senate will make it easy. Cases on immigration, religious liberty and abortion access may hang in the balance.
The U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments Monday about whether public employee unions should be able to collect some dues from nonmembers. A majority of the justices seemed to be leaning against it.
About 60 people attended the rainy campaign rally. Byron Mallott’s stump speech was about 9 minutes long.