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Supreme Court

Thirty-five years ago, President Ronald Reagan made history by nominating the first woman, Sandra Day O'Connor, to the U.S. Supreme Court.

Gallup looks at how Americans viewed the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia and the political stakes in naming a replacement.

The two major decisions recently handed down by the U.S. Supreme Court have very direct relationships to public opinion. One of the decisions fits well with majority public opinion. The other, in a broad sense, does not.