Rich Galen

There will be three days of oral arguments but a ruling is not expected until the end of the Court's term this summer.

Finally, for your planning purposes, I am scheduled to appear on Bill Maher's HBO show Friday night. This my second trip into the belly of the beast, but the first since (a) Maher gave $1 million to Barack Obama's superPAC and (b) said what he said about Sarah Palin.

Still, someone has to hold up our side and this week that someone is me.

Rich Galen

Rich Galen has been a press secretary to Dan Quayle and Newt Gingrich. Rich Galen currently works as a journalist and writes at