The flag flies at half-staff at the Supreme Court in Washington on Wednesday in honor of Justice Antonin Scalia, who died last weekend at 79. Despite widespread insistence from the GOP-controlled Congress that President Barack Obama leave the decision to replace Scalia to the next president, Obama has said he had no intention of abdicating his responsibilities before leaving office early next year.
The flag flies at half-staff at the Supreme Court in Washington on Wednesday in honor of Justice Antonin Scalia, who died last weekend at 79. Despite widespread insistence from the GOP-controlled Congress that President Barack Obama leave the decision to replace Scalia to the next president, Obama has said he had no intention of abdicating his responsibilities before leaving office early next year. J. Scott Applewhite AP
The flag flies at half-staff at the Supreme Court in Washington on Wednesday in honor of Justice Antonin Scalia, who died last weekend at 79. Despite widespread insistence from the GOP-controlled Congress that President Barack Obama leave the decision to replace Scalia to the next president, Obama has said he had no intention of abdicating his responsibilities before leaving office early next year. J. Scott Applewhite AP