A Hawaii lawmaker who says she was pressured to give up her leadership post at the statehouse after criticizing President Donald Trump resigned Wednesday from the Republican Party.
House Speaker Paul Ryan said that Republicans have a “moral obligation” to step in front of an Obamacare collapse and pass the American Health Care Act.
Sen. Lindsey Graham on Wednesday castigated Democratic lawmakers for their treatment of President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, proclaiming of the current process that “Alexander Hamilton would be rolling over in his grave.”
The top Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee chided Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch for avoiding “specificity” at his confirmation hearing, as the exhaustive questioning from lawmakers resumed Wednesday.
Senate Democrats on Tuesday pressed Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch on past High Court rulings that could help identify his ideological approach to the bench, but he emerged from the 11 and a half hours of testimony relatively unscathed.
Charles Krauthammer said Tuesday on “Special Report with Bret Baier” that Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch “beautifully” evaded tough questions from Democrats during his confirmation hearing which is exactly what he should be doing.
The Supreme Court confirmation hearing for Neil Gorsuch is likely to take a sharp turn Tuesday after a relatively smooth opening day where the nominee was able to speak in grandiose terms about the role of an independent judiciary.
A Republican state senator facing felony child prostitution charges after police say he solicited sex from a 17-year-old boy plans to resign his seat by Wednesday evening, his attorney said.
A divided Supreme Court struggled on Monday over a property rights dispute that could make it tougher for state and local governments to limit development in coastal areas.
Judge Neil Gorsuch enters his Supreme Court confirming hearings Monday with legal credentials lauded by conservatives, but open to attack by liberals eager to undermine President Trump’s pick for the high court.