Supreme Court Justice nominee Neil Gorsuch testified at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday that he'd have no trouble exercising judicial independence. "I make a decision based on the facts of the law," stated Gorsuch.
At his confirmation hearing for Supreme Court, Sen. Dianne Feinstein questioned Judge Neil Gorsuch about whether or not he condoned waterboarding during the Bush presidency.
Sen. Chuck Grassley, chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, asked Supreme Cort nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch whether Roe v. Wade was "decided correctly." During his reply, Gorsuch said, “Roe v. Wade is a precedent of the Supreme Court...It was reaffirmed in Casey ... and in several other cases.”
During Judge Neil Gorsuch's confirmation hearing for the Supreme Court, Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., asked him whether or not he thought Roe v. Wade amounted to a “superprecedent,” a relatively new judicial theory that says some rulings are so deeply embedded in the law they should be especially hard to overturn.
FBI Director James Comey confirmed to the House Intelligence Committee that his agency is investigating possible links between the Russia government and Donald Trump campaign associates in the 2016 presidential election in the United States.
Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.) welcomed the Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny to Capitol Hill at the Friends of Ireland luncheon on Thursday. In preparation for the event, he asked his staff to give him a list of Irish jokes. Listen to his remarks to find out what their response was.
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, during a joint press conference with South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se, said the countries "stand together in facing what was once a regional security challenge."
During an interview with Tucker Carlson on Fox News, President Donald Trump hinted that something more may be coming in regards to the claim that former president Barack Obama wiretapped Trump Tower
A federal judge in Hawaii blocked Trump's new travel ban.
At a campaign-style rally in Nashville, Trump told the crowd that the judge's action makes America look "weak." The revised ban temporarily suspends the U.S. refugee program and bars the entry of people from certain Muslim-majority countries.
The DOJ accused two Russian intelligence officers and two hackers, one from Russia and the other from Kazakhstan,of breaking into Yahoo's network and stealing information in 2013 and 2014. Both spies are both in Russia and may never be apprehended, despite the indictments.
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