As part of the University Honors Program political science course “Law, Politics and the Supreme Court,” students and Political Science Associate Professor Joe Kobylka are spending spring break 2013 in Washington, D.C. The students are conducting research on Supreme Court cases at the Library of Congress.
Our group with Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Linda Greenhouse, who also was conducting research at the Library of Congress An update from Hannah, a political science and Spanish major who is conducting research on the Supreme Court's change in commerce clause jurisprudence since 1937: I can’t believe we’ve already been back in Dallas for a few days! The time in DC flew by as we finished out our week scrambling to complete our research and touring the Court and Capitol. Honestly, it was the best week of my semester. During our tour of the Court we got to see a private conference room and the Justices’ library. I was very excited to see the library again as it [...]