2020 Democratic presidential candidates are silent about whether they support recent progressive calls to “pack” the Supreme Court over anger with the conservative majority.
Newly minted Supreme Court justice Brett Kavanaugh issued a comment Monday signaling his commitment to the court’s pro-religious-liberty jurisprudence, a move that may signal his views on a major religion case likely to be decided later this term.
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D., N.Y.) called Vanessa Tyson’s accusation of sexual assault against Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax (D.) “deeply disturbing and credible” in a new interview, but she stopped short of calling for his immediate resignation.
Despite drawing the ire of Democrats and progressive activists for her vote to confirm Justice Brett Kavanaugh, Republican Sen. Susan Collins’ popularity appears to be unfazed in her home state of Maine.
Newly minted Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh released his first opinion Tuesday, a unanimous decision in a case about federal arbitration.
A government watchdog group included Democratic Sens. Kamala Harris (Calif.) and Elizabeth Warren (Mass.), both potential 2020 presidential candidates, on its newly released list of the “worst ethics violators of 2018.”
Sen. Claire McCaskill (D., Mo.) says it was the “spectacle” created by Senate Democrats during their crusade to stop Brett Kavanaugh’s appointment to the Supreme Court that hurt her reelection campaign.
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R., S.C.) is poised to lead the Senate Judiciary Committee after Sen. Chuck Grassley (R., Iowa) announced he is stepping aside from that role to become chairman of the Senate Finance Committee.
Stormy Daniels’ attorney and potential Democratic 2020 candidate Michael Avenatti has been arrested on suspicion of felony domestic violence.