Do elections have consequences ? If so, which one, 2012 or 2016.
President Obama will nominate a replacement justice for Antonin Scalia and the Senate will not consider it.
Increasingly the Supreme Court is a parallel legislature with members seen as being on either side of the aisle. So its understandable, given the life time term, that the parties want to seek advantage.
Replacing Antonin Scalia will be a profound test of the American political system - Vox