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In unanimous decision, Supreme Court raises bar for special education

In unanimous decision, Supreme Court raises bar for special education

As a father adversely affected by one of Gorsuch's scrutinized rulings, Perkins was already lined up as a witness by Democratic members of the Judiciary Committee. Though Gorsuch argued during Wednesday's hearing that he was " bound by circuit precedent " in that particular case, critics have argued that wasn't true.



Lindsey Graham Ready to Go Nuclear for Gorsuch

Trump Adviser for the Supreme Court Leonard Leo scoffed at the idea Republicans could be pressured into withholding the nuclear option in exchange for Gorsuch's confirmation. Congress is expected to vote Monday, April 3. The New York Democrat also said he would lead a filibuster against appeals court Judge Neil Gorsuch .


Ryan's Leadership Is Tested by GOP's Civil War on Health Bill

Ryan's Leadership Is Tested by GOP's Civil War on Health Bill

But the measure's fate remained in jeopardy late Wednesday as Republican leaders hustled to shore up support. When asked if the vote will even be held on Thursday, as President Trump and Speaker Ryan have promised, Rep. His bill will address this problem, he said, by requiring applicants for health care tax credits to provide valid Social Security numbers, which will be verified by the Social Security Administration before they receive the credits.


SCOTUS Rules In Favor Of Students With Disabilities

SCOTUS Rules In Favor Of Students With Disabilities

Reversing three earlier decisions , Gorsuch and his fellow judges ruled against the family , stating that the school had met the "merely.more than de minimis " bar. The school programs must be "reasonably calculated to enable a child to make progress appropriate in light of the child's circumstances". Gorsuch's opinions in eight out of 10 cases involving students of disabilities all tended toward limiting the responsibilities of school districts - for example, if they leave school of ...


Gators ready for Sweet 16, Big Apple

Gators ready for Sweet 16, Big Apple

They'll look to do better than that against Florida , and they'll have to on Friday night. He played his first home game as a freshman on November 12, 2013, when the Badgers beat the Gators 59-53. Up next is a date with Florida in the Elite Eight at approximately 9 p.m. Friday night. Wisconsin is 5-1 SU and ATS in its last six games. Q. Can you guys just talk about, all three of you, just about being greedy at this point.


Kentucky congressman says 'Hell No' to GOP's health care bill

Kentucky congressman says 'Hell No' to GOP's health care bill

House Republicans revised the troubled proposal earlier this week with a slew of changes created to garner more support from both factions of their fractured caucus - moderate Republicans who questioned the bill's coverage losses on the poor and elderly and conservatives who said the legislation retained too much of Affordable Care Act which it was meant to replace.