The Trump Victory

7 Reasons Trump won - http://www.npr.org/2016/11/12/501848636/7-reasons-donald-trump-won-the-presidential-election Race, Gender, Education statistics - http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2016/11/09/behind-trumps-victory-divisions-by-race-gender-education/ Election in maps - http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/election-us-2016-37889032 Election analysis - http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/0/us-election-results-and-state-by-state-maps At this point, I am confident that most politics…

Supreme Court and Abortion

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-supreme-court-divided-over-abortion-rights-battle-a6907816.html http://www.nytimes.com/2016/03/03/us/politics/supreme-court-abortion-texas.html?_r=1 http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2016/02/us-supreme-court-whole-womens-health-v-hellerstedt/471546/ http://thinkprogress.org/justice/2016/03/04/3754680/breaking-supreme-court-reopens-clinics-closed-by-anti-abortion-law/ (Well worth watching the video in the New York Times link above!) On Tuesday 1 March 2016, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the case…

Obama vetoes Keystone – his 3rd veto

http://www.politico.com/story/2015/02/obama-vetoes-keystone-bill-115462.html http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/post-politics/wp/2015/02/24/keystone-xl-bill-a-k-a-veto-bait-heads-to-presidents-desk/?hpid=z1 http://www.politico.com/story/2015/02/keystone-pipeline-veto-obama-boehner-mcconnell-115445.html?ml=ri Obama exercised the third veto of his presidency last night, as the expected veto of Keystone occurred within hours of the legislation arriving with him. The Senate…