Julián Castro Gives Nod To Trans Community While Sharing His Abortion Views

Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro acknowledged the transgender community in his response to a question on reproductive rights during Wednesday’s Democratic primary debate. Asked whether his health plan would include coverage for abortions, Castro, a former Housing and Urban Development secretary in the Obama administration, responded: “Yes, it would. I don’t believe only […]

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Supreme Court won’t strip federal agencies of power to interpret regulations, a top priority of conservatives

WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court denied the conservative legal movement something it has long sought Wednesday, refusing to strip federal agencies of the power to interpret ambiguous regulations.  The decision was unanimous because while upholding agencies’ authority, the justices defined new parameters. Deference “is sometimes appropriate and sometimes not,” Associate Justice […]

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