Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett has received the votes needed to advance her nomination to a full Senate vote.
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With barely two-weeks before Election Day, Vice President Mike Pence headed to Pennsylvania to share President Trump’s message to “Make America Great Again.” He visited Reading on Saturday, where he delivered remarks at a rally held at the Reading Regional Airport.
Sen. Dianne Feinstein flip flopped on her position regarding Amy Coney Barrett by showing support in public and the opposite in private. Here’s more on the lawmakers double-dealing.
President Trump has continued to rally his supporters across the United States, recently meeting with voters in Des Moines, Iowa.
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) has pushed back against granting prisoners voting rights. While speaking to Judge Amy Coney Barrett during her confirmation hearing Wednesday, the Republican senator argued against the policy by calling it “dangerous.”
Partisanship took center stage in the second day of confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett. On Tuesday, Barrett took questions from the Senate Judiciary Committee and stated that it would be her job to interpret the laws that Congress passes, not formulate them hersel
Judge Amy Coney Barrett recently dismissed comparisons between her and her mentor, late Justice Antonin Scalia.
The Senate Judiciary Committee began the first day of Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s confirmation hearings. Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle delivered their opening statements on Capitol Hill Monday, arguing Barrett’s qualifications to sit on the nation’s highest court.
Democrat presidential nominee Joe Biden said he will not reveal his position on “packing” the Supreme Court until after the elections. While speaking to reporters in Phoenix, Arizona on Thursday, he, once again, dodged questions on the matter.