Christine Blasey Ford Tells Durbin She's '100 Percent' Sure Brett Kavanaugh Sexually Assaulted HerFord has claimed Kavanaugh tried to force himself on her at a high school party in the 1980s, when she was a 15-year-old sophomore.
Dr. Ford Agrees To Testify Thursday On Allegations Against KavanaughShe's agreed to testify in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee on the condition that Kavanaugh not be there.
Senator Booker Releases Confidential Kavanaugh Documents During Confirmation HearingDefying rules of the Senate and in protest of the confirmation process of Judge Brett Kavanaugh, New Jersey Democrat, Sen. Cory Booker on Thursday released documents pertaining to Kavanaugh's record deemed "confidential" by the Senate Judiciary Committee.
Democrats Disrupt Start Of Kavanaugh Hearing With Protest Over Withheld DocumentsSens. Cory Booker, Richard Blumenthal, Kamala Harris and others interrupted Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley's attempt to launch the hearing, repeatedly decrying what they say are missing documents and emails from Kavanaugh's time as a White House lawyer from stacks released this summer.
Sen. Susan Collins Says Trump SCOTUS Nominee Brett Kavanaugh Told Her Roe v. Wade Is Settled LawCollins, the much-watched senator from Maine, is considered a key vote in Kavanaugh's nomination.
In Leaked Recording, Rep. Devin Nunes Suggests GOP Must Keep House To Protect Trump From MuellerThe remarks appear to be a blunt assessment from Nunes that Republicans must keep their House majority in the midterm elections to shield Trump from the special counsel investigation.
Trump Supreme Court Pick: Presidents Can Ignore Laws They Think Are UnconstitutionalSupreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh in 2013 asserted that it's a "traditional exercise" of presidential power to ignore laws the White House views as unconstitutional, as he defended the controversial practice of signing statements prevalent in George W. Bush's White House.
NY Gov. Cuomo Orders Investigation Into Denial Of Marriage License To Gay CoupleMarriage equality became the law nationwide following a Supreme Court ruling in June 2015.
Democrats On Capitol Hill Gear Up For Fight Over Trump's Supreme Court PickPresident Trump is expected to announce his choice for the Supreme Court Monday night, and the moment the nominee is announced, the battle for confirmation will begin.
Trump At Montana Rally: 'Democrats Want Anarchy,' Mocks 'Me Too' MovementMr. Trump also frequently complained of trade deficits while touting the good performance of the economy.
Chicago Judge Seen As One Of Trump's Leading Contenders For Supreme CourtCBS News has learned that D.C. Circuit Court Judge Brett Kavanaugh and Chicago Circuit Court Judge Amy Coney Barrett are currently Mr. Trump's leading contenders for the appointment to the nation's highest court.
Justice Anthony Kennedy To Retire From Supreme CourtKennedy's retirement gives President Trump his second Supreme Court nomination, following Justice Neil Gorsuch. With this next nomination, he could turn the Supreme Court to the right for a generation.
Supreme Court Rules Unions Can't Charge 'Fair Share' Fees To Non-MembersIn a ruling that could financially cripple labor unions representing government workers, The Supreme Court has overturned a 40-year-old ruling that allows public sector unions to collect fees from non-members to cover the costs of negotiating contracts for all employees.
Trump Calls Supreme Court Ruling On Travel Ban 'Great Victory For Our Country'"Today's Supreme Court ruling is a tremendous success, a tremendous victory for the American people, and for our Constitution," Mr. Trump said.
Supreme Court Voids Part Of California Crisis Pregnancy Center LawThe Supreme Court effectively put an end Tuesday to a California law that forces anti-abortion crisis pregnancy centers to provide information about abortion. The 5-4 ruling also casts doubts on similar laws in Hawaii and Illinois.