Stories tagged: Supreme Court nominee
Tue., Sept. 4, 2018, 12:21 a.m.
With Republicans hoping to move the Supreme Court to the right for years to come, a Senate committee is beginning hearings for President Donald Trump’s second nominee to the court.
Sat., July 28, 2018, 9:33 a.m.
Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh says he recognizes that gun, drug and gang violence “has plagued all of us.” Still, he believes the Constitution limits how far government can go …
Fri., July 27, 2018, 12:46 p.m.
More than a decade after he served as what’s been called the president’s “inbox and outbox,” Brett Kavanaugh’s role as White House staff secretary to President George W. Bush has …
Fri., March 24, 2017
Neil Gorsuch stands out. Seven judges heard Alphonse Maddin’s case. Six sided with the frozen trucker.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 6, 2017, 5:43 p.m.
In a decade as a federal appeals court judge, Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch has criticized courts for giving too much power to government agencies that enforce the nation’s labor …
Sun., March 20, 2016
As one Republican friend wrote me of Trump: “He would destroy everything Hillary Clinton would destroy, plus one more thing: the Republican Party.”
Thu., March 17, 2016, 11:09 p.m.
Senate Republican leaders dug in Thursday, refusing to consider President Barack Obama’s pick for the Supreme Court, as the nominee, Judge Merrick Garland, began making the rounds on Capitol Hill …