Worth noting, given that all ten Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee will likely reference this Gallup poll when questioning Brett Kavanaugh during his confirmation hearing. According to their survey taken after Anthony Kennedy’s retirement but before Kavanaugh’s nomination, almost two-thirds of Americans oppose overturning Roe v Wade. Whether that should enter into confirmation choices is a more nuanced matter, however:
As the U.S. Senate prepares to hold confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, the public is strongly opposed to any attempts to overturn Roe v. Wade, the landmark 1973 ruling that made abortion legal nationwide. Currently, 64% of Americans believe Roe v. Wade should stand, while 28% would like to see it overturned. …
Chairman Grassley says a committee vote on Judge Kavanaugh will take place Monday in the event that Christine Blasey Ford fails to respon
I don’t understand. What’s not to like about Trump insinuating that what happened to Ford maybe wasn’t that bad and dragging her parents
Nothing much at stake here, just a seat that might decide whether the GOP retains control of the Senate and (maybe, if the hearing goes b
I can’t believe he spent two days boasting that evidence was coming that would prove so compelling that Dianne Feinstein would apologize
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They want her to be questioned by an attorney? With the accused allowed to actually answer the specific claims against him?
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The risk of a no-deal crash-out Brexit soared yesterday after the UK proposal for an end to its EU membership got laughed out of Salzburg
Many of us wondered what the usually reliable Ed Whelan had up his sleeve the last few days, as he hinted that information would emerge t
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Christine Blasey Ford’s attorneys made sure to point out in their letter to Chairman Grassley that their client is receiving death threat
Hoo boy. You know the optics are fraught when a bunch of senators are looking for a way not to grandstand on TV.
Shutdown, here we come! Start up the clocks and set up the sad-tourist photo ops. Despite what looked like an almost unnaturally smooth b
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“This is left-wing kook propaganda.”
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