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Trump Administration Asks Supreme Court to Stop Teenagers’ Climate Lawsuit
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Trump Administration Asks Supreme Court to Stop Teenagers’ Climate Lawsuit

October 19, 2018 By Greg Stohr WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s administration asked the U.S. Supreme Court stop a novel and sweeping lawsuit pressed by children and teenagers seeking to force the federal government to take steps against climate change.... Read More

FULL VIDEO: Arizona Senate Debate
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FULL VIDEO: Arizona Senate Debate

Candidates for Arizona’s U.S. Senate seat, U.S. Representatives Kyrsten Sinema (D) and Martha McSally (R), debated at an event hosted by Arizona PBS and the Arizona Republic in Phoenix. They discussed the Trump administration, tariffs, Supreme Court ... Read More

‘Grossly Unfair’? Widower Takes Ban on Military Injury Claims to Supreme Court
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‘Grossly Unfair’? Widower Takes Ban on Military Injury Claims to Supreme Court

More than four years after Navy Lt. Rebekah Daniel bled to death within hours of childbirth at a Washington state military hospital, her husband still doesn’t know exactly how — or why — it happened. Walter Daniel, a... Read More

Trump Apologizes to Kavanaugh and Declares Him ‘Proven Innocent’
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Trump Apologizes to Kavanaugh and Declares Him ‘Proven Innocent’

President Donald Trump apologized to Brett Kavanaugh for the bitter battle over his confirmation to the Supreme Court and declared him “innocent” of the sexual assault allegations that nearly derailed his nomination. Read More

With Midterms Looming, Calls to Impeach Kavanaugh Pose Awkward Challenge for Democrats
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With Midterms Looming, Calls to Impeach Kavanaugh Pose Awkward Challenge for Democrats

Even before the judicial oath was administered and Judge Brett Kavanaugh became Justice Kavanaugh, some on the political left were sounding calls to impeach. A month before the midterm election, that makes many... Read More

At Princeton Event, Justices Kagan, Sotomayor Avoid Talking About Kavanaugh but Decry Politicization of Court
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At Princeton Event, Justices Kagan, Sotomayor Avoid Talking About Kavanaugh but Decry Politicization of Court

Hours after Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s spot on the nation’s highest court was all but solidified, two of the court’s three female justices appeared on stage at Princeton University for a talk — and... Read More

What Senators Are Saying About the Kavanaugh Votes
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What Senators Are Saying About the Kavanaugh Votes
2018-10-06 00:22:17
by TWN Staff

U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY), Senate Majority Leader: “We know the Senate is better than this. We know the nation deserves better than this. By confirming Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, this ... Read More

Lindsey Graham Won’t Read the FBI Report on Kavanaugh, but He’s Ready to Vote
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Lindsey Graham Won’t Read the FBI Report on Kavanaugh, but He’s Ready to Vote

Sen. Lindsey Graham said he has no plans to personally read the FBI report on Supreme Court justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh, but he’s confident the supplemental background check found no evidence to corroborate... Read More

Key Senators Express Satisfaction in FBI Report, Firming Up Kavanaugh’s Likelihood for Supreme Court
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Key Senators Express Satisfaction in FBI Report, Firming Up Kavanaugh’s Likelihood for Supreme Court

October 4, 2018 By Chris Megerian, Jennifer Haberkorn and Sarah D. Wire WASHINGTON — Senators on Thursday began reviewing a confidential FBI report into sexual assault and misconduct allegations against Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump’s nominee to the Supreme Court,... Read More

Senate Sets Preliminary Vote Friday on Supreme Court Nominee Kavanaugh
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Senate Sets Preliminary Vote Friday on Supreme Court Nominee Kavanaugh

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday night started the clock for Senate confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, with a preliminary vote set for Friday and a final vote on Saturday. Read More

Mitch McConnell Sets Friday Vote to Thwart Filibuster of Brett Kavanaugh
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Mitch McConnell Sets Friday Vote to Thwart Filibuster of Brett Kavanaugh

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell followed through late Wednesday in setting up a Friday vote to limit debate on Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination. Under Senate rules, the key vote on McConnell’s... Read More

FBI’s Kavanaugh Probe Leads to Fresh Acrimony as McConnell Pushes for Vote
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FBI’s Kavanaugh Probe Leads to Fresh Acrimony as McConnell Pushes for Vote

The FBI investigation of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s alleged sexual assault generated new schisms among Republicans on Tuesday as Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell pushed for a vote on the... Read More

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