What Does the Supreme Court Showdown Mean for West Virginia?

Feb 19, 2016

The late Justice Antonin Scalia

  The death of Justice Antonin Scalia leaves a huge vacancy in the U.S. Supreme Court. Whoever fills the position could impact the President's Clean Power Plan, abortion rights and the direction of the court for a generation.

  This week, our Front Porch podcast features West Virginia University Assistant Professor of Political Science Patrick Hickey about what this means for West Virginia.

Hickey’s works focuses on how presidents work with Congress. Hickey recently co-authored a chapter for the Miller Center of Public Affair’s book 42: Inside the Presidency of Bill Clinton.

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