Political News http://enews.earthlink.net/channel/news/pol Political News Supplied by AP en-us (c) 2017 EarthLink Networks Inc. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 12:11:26 EST Wed, 22 Feb 2017 12:33:33 EST 5 Justices side with Michigan girl in dispute over service dog http://enews.earthlink.net/article/pol?guid=20170222/3950d0f2-38da-4c9c-8ec8-b735efb170ce WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Wednesday sided with a 13-year-old Michigan girl with cerebral palsy who spent years battling school officials for the right to bring her service dog — a goldendoodle named Wonder — to class. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 12:11:26 EST 20170222/3950d0f2-38da-4c9c-8ec8-b735efb170ce By SAM HANANEL Associated Press Trump expected to submit budget blueprint on March 13 http://enews.earthlink.net/article/pol?guid=20170222/d73e7ee1-7df2-4486-b062-6223084e3322 WASHINGTON (AP) — Capitol Hill Republicans say the White House is planning to submit President Donald Trump's budget plan to Congress in mid-March. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 11:33:21 EST 20170222/d73e7ee1-7df2-4486-b062-6223084e3322 By ANDREW TAYLOR Associated Press High court ruling limits international reach of patent laws http://enews.earthlink.net/article/pol?guid=20170222/e51a0688-e102-4be8-a003-6f4289921fab WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has sided with California-based Life Technologies Corp. in a patent infringement case that limits the international reach of U.S. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 11:09:50 EST 20170222/e51a0688-e102-4be8-a003-6f4289921fab Associated Press Supreme Court orders new hearing for black Texas inmate http://enews.earthlink.net/article/pol?guid=20170222/088ee867-af28-486c-9e71-0585c3c0a81e WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered a new court hearing for a black Texas prison inmate who claims improper testimony about his race tainted his death sentence. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 10:56:00 EST 20170222/088ee867-af28-486c-9e71-0585c3c0a81e By MARK SHERMAN Associated Press Trump lays out tougher approach to illegal immigration http://enews.earthlink.net/article/pol?guid=20170222/b6575417-aeea-4ac8-a8b3-82f220b4cb2b WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump the presidential candidate made no secret of his desire to crack down on illegal immigration, but once elected, he repeatedly offered varying interpretations of just how tough he would be in the White House. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 09:08:33 EST 20170222/b6575417-aeea-4ac8-a8b3-82f220b4cb2b By ALICIA A. CALDWELL Associated Press