Former Connecticut Sen. Joe Lieberman (I.) is reportedly the frontrunner to replace fired Director James Comey as head of the FBI.
Democratic National Committee chairman Tom Perez plans on meeting with the pro-life group Democrats for Life of America, after the organization requested a meeting amid the ongoing crisis over whether pro-life Democrats have a place in the party.
Democratic Sen. Jeff Merkley (Ore.) on Wednesday morning ended his 15-hour protest against Judge Neil Gorsuch’s nomination to the Supreme Court, which the Senate will not delay considering despite the all-night marathon.
Several major mainstream newspapers have published editorials encouraging President Trump’s Supreme Court pick, Judge Neil Gorsuch, to be confirmed while criticizing Senate Democrats’ efforts to filibuster his nomination.