President Obama Nominates Merrick Garland For Supreme Court

Merrick Garland, US appeals judge in the Washington DC circuit is Obama’s pick for Supreme Court Justice. Garland was nominated for the ninth seat on the highest court due to the sudden death of Associate Justice Antonin Scalia February 13. Obama referred¬†to Garland as being ” One of America’s sharpest legal minds” on the white house lawn early Wednesday morning. Garland is described as being a moderate judge with an emphasis on gun control, a hot button issue for liberals and democrats alike. However, has garnered bipartisan support for over…

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Super Tuesday 2016: The Florida Primaries

Election season is in full swing in the sunshine state today as presidential hopefuls await the results of the primary election. Former US Secretary of State, Senator and First Lady Hilary Clinton will face off with US Senator Bernie Sanders (Vermont) for the democratic front-runner slot. American businessman Donald Trump will compete against senators Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio and Ohio governor John Kasich for the leader of the Republican Party. For those who are unaware of what Super Tuesday is, it occurs during select Tuesday’s in February and March around…