Stories tagged: nomination
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 5, 2018, 10:34 a.m.
Republican spends heavily seeking Montana senate nomination
A Montana businessman whose U.S. senate campaign is chaired by the wife of Interior Sec. Ryan Zinke has outspent and outraised his Republican opponents by pumping $650,000 of his own …
Thu., June 29, 2017, 9:42 p.m.
Trump nominates former Texas senator as NATO ambassador
President Donald Trump says he has nominated Kay Bailey Hutchison, a former Republican senator from Texas, to be the U.S. ambassador to NATO.
Sun., March 26, 2017
Jay Ambrose: Gorsuch shines at hearings
In making it clear what a judge should do in making a decision, Gorsuch also made it clear what a judge should not do. A judge should not try to …
Thu., July 21, 2016, 6:22 p.m.
Trump accepts Republican nomination
In an appeal to anxious voters, Donald Trump is pledging Thursday night that “safety will be restored” if he is elected president, using his Republican convention address to denounce Democrat …
Sat., June 11, 2016
Froma Harrop: It’s time for Sanders to step away
Spare us the commentary on the crowds, the passion and the noise. The voters clearly prefer Hillary.
UPDATED: Wed., March 16, 2016, 12:58 p.m.
Standout in the law, Garland would blend in at Supreme Court
President Barack Obama will nominate federal appeals court judge Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court, congressional sources said Wednesday. The pick sets up a confrontation with Republicans who say they …
Wed., Dec. 19, 2012, 8:36 a.m.
Bork, whose failed nomination made history, dies
MCLEAN, Va. — Robert H. Bork, who stepped in to fire the Watergate prosecutor at Richard Nixon’s behest and whose failed 1980s nomination to the Supreme Court helped draw the …