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Former AG On Eric Holder Contempt Vote

The Supreme Court's ruling on health care wasn't the only big news in Washington Thursday. Congress voted to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt, making it the first time a sitting AG has been found in contempt of Congress. Host Michel Martin discusses the vote with former Attorney General Alberto Gonzales.
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Gonzales On Chief Justice's Surprising Decision

Chief Justice John Roberts sided with liberal justices to uphold President Obama's signature health care law. Former Attorney General Alberto Gonzales spent a great deal of time vetting Roberts in anticipation of the Supreme Court appointment. He speaks with host Michel Martin about the chief justice's decision.
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It's All Politics, June 28, 2012

A landmark decision by the Supreme Court on health care reverberates across the nation — and now comes the political implications. NPR's Ron Elving and Don Gonyea break down the ruling and what it means for November. Plus, the House votes to hold the attorney general in contempt.
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Analysis: Senator Rand Paul Derails D.C. Budget Autonomy Momentum

Rand Paul may have caused the District to lose its shot for budget autonomy for the upcoming fiscal year .

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Analysis: UVA Reinstates Sullivan, Gambling Bill In Maryland Stalls

Washington Post columnist Robert McCartney discusses how Teresa Sullivan's reinstatement as UVA president affects Gov. Bob McDonnell, and provides the latest analysis on Maryland's gambling bill.

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On The Morning After, Who's The Winner Is Everybody's Guess

Figuring out who benefits most politically from Thursday's Supreme Court decision that upheld the constitutionality of President Obama's health care overhaul seems to be today's toughest assignment.
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Roberts' Ruling Recalls Other Moments When High Court Shocked The Nation

Time and again, the court has shaken up American politics with pronouncements no one quite expected, from the rejection of "separate but equal" schools to the striking down of bans on gay sex. And the effects of a landmark decision may only be revealed over time.
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Recent Rulings Show How Hard It Is to Predict High-Profile Court Decisions

Thursday's ruling on the controversial health care law showed that perhaps it's best not to pay too much attention to how smoothly oral arguments go, or to the legal prognosticators who try to predict the outcomes.
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Staffer Stole From D.C. Council Member's Campaign Fund

A campaign staffer for D.C. Council member Michael Brown has been stealing from his boss's campaign fund.

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