Since January, Democratic lawmakers have pushed legislation that would reverse the effects of recent high-profile Supreme Court decisions, many of them driven by the Court's five-member conservative majority. The bills have little in common except that they would all override the Supreme Court's interpretations of law. Each bill is an expression of liberals' frustration with the direction of the Roberts Court -- and their hopes for Sonia Sotomayor.
Democrats Take Aim at Supreme Court Decisions
The National Law Journal
August 10, 2009