The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday handed a victory to President Donald Trump on Muslim Travel Ban

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday handed a victory to President Donald Trump by allowing his temporary ban on travelers from six Muslim-majority countries and all refugees to go into effect for people with no strong ties to the United States while agreeing to decide this fall the legality of the order. The case represents […]

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Senate Confirms Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court

The Senate on Friday confirmed Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court by a vote of 54-45, The Hill reports. The confirmation caps a bitter political battle that began with the death of Justice Antonin Scalia more than a year ago and resulted in the Senate triggering the “nuclear option” on Thursday, breaking Democrats’ blockade and […]

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Sen. Graham on Gorsuch: ‘I Want to Congratulate President Trump,’ He ‘Chose Wisely’

(CNSNews.com) — In reference to President Donald Trump’s nomination of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court, Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), a frequent Trump critic, said he wanted “to congratulate the president” for choosing “wisely.” He added, however, that Trump’s questioning of a federal judge’s impartiality back in 2016  “was really out of bounds” and compared Trump’s comments […]

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Republicans Vow No Hearing for Supreme Court Nominee; Quote Biden Speech

The Republican members of the Senate Judiciary Committee have officially declared they will not hold a hearing on anyone President Obama nominates for the Supreme Court. In a letter today, signed by all 11 Republicans on the 20-member committee, the members tell their Senate majority leader, Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, they will “not hold hearings […]

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Congress Can Deny Barack Obama the Power to Replace Justice Scalia

By MICHAEL F. CANNON Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) responded to the sudden death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia with a press release saying, “this vacancy should not be filled until we have a new President.” Republican presidential candidates Ben Carson, Sen. Ted Cruz (TX), and Sen. Marco Rubio (FL) agree. Hillary Clinton spoke […]

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