Hundreds of same-sex couples have lined up in San Francisco to get married, now that the Supreme Court effectively shot down the state’s ban on gay marriage. Among them, the plaintiffs in the Prop 8 case. And in Florida, a gay married immigrant from Bulgaria is the first to get a green card now that the Defense of Marriage Act has been overturned.
Look who’s likely running for president: Chris Christie slammed the Supreme Court’s decision to nix the Defense of Marriage Act, and now he’s criticizing President Obama for his leadership. This after the New Jersey governor praised the president in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy. Make no mistake: Christie is shifting to the right to appeal to the voters in the 2016 Republican presidential primary.
Even though she’s made no announcement on her plans for 2016, Republicans are already trying to paint Hillary Clinton as yesterday’s news. And they’re trying to make an issue of her age.
Will Republicans pay a price for gerrymandering their way to a majority in the House?
Egypt is blowing up as protestors take to the streets against the country’s first elected president Mohamed Morsi.