BREAKING NEWS: The US Supreme Court refuses to block early voting in Ohio, delivering a major victory to the Obama campaign and the voters of Ohio. This is a slap in the face of Secretary of State Jon Husted and his quest to engage in voter suppression.
Here’s the court’s ruling in one sentence: “The Supreme Court’s order was one line long: “The application for stay presented to Justice [Elena] Kagan and by her referred to the Court is denied.” Case closed. Next…..
Is the Supreme Court going to swing another election? That’s what Slate magazine asks in an article: “With the presidential race tight in Ohio, and the presidency potentially turning on the state’s electoral votes, the court’s decision could help determine who will win the White House. While the Obama campaign has a strong policy argument for the extension of early voting to include this final weekend, its constitutional claim is a major stretch.”