Pete Buttigieg says his "marriage might depend on what is about to happen" in Amy Coney Barrett"s SCOTUS confirmation

Buttigieg emphasized on Fox News the different policies at risk in Barrett's nomination, which he said was "wrong" for being held before Election Day. Democratic presidential candidate South B.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytOct 18th, 2020

: Democrats seek more safety as McConnell eyes approval process for SCOTUS nominee

Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer called on Republicans to put in place coronavirus testing for lawmakers if they intend to move ahead with confirmation process of U.S. Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 5th, 2020

Koch-backed advocacy group launched a "full-scale" campaign to push Amy Coney Barrett"s Supreme Court confirmation

The Koch-backed group Americans for Prosperity will start phone banking to encourage lawmakers in 11 key states to support Trump's SCOTUS nomination. Charles Koch, head of Koch Industries, is seen in a Februa.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 27th, 2020

Rep. Ilhan Omar Expects Biden To Pack Cabinet With "Progressive Democrats"

Rep. Ilhan Omar Expects Biden To Pack Cabinet With 'Progressive Democrats' Tyler Durden Tue, 10/27/2020 - 15:01 Following Monday's confirmation of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, progressive leftists in Congres.....»»

Category: worldSource: nyt19 hr. 56 min. ago

What"s at stake with Amy Coney Barrett"s confirmation as the newest Supreme Court justice

Critics believe tha.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 27th, 2020

"Expand the court": Democratic lawmakers react with fury as the GOP claims victory over Amy Coney Barrett nomination

"The American people see this confirmation for what it is: an illegitimate move that will set our count.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytOct 27th, 2020

Arizona senators split as divided Senate puts Barrett on Supreme Court

WASHINGTON – Arizona conservative groups hailed the confirmation of “capable, brilliant” Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, after a rushed vote Monday that split the Senate along party lines. Barrett’s confirmation comes le.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 27th, 2020

Amy Coney Barrett Sworn In As Supreme Court Justice After Senate Confirmation

Judge Amy Coney Barrett was sworn in as a U.S. Supreme Court Justice on Monday night by Justice Clarence Thomas at the White House Rose Garden after the Senate voted to confirm her nomination. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 26th, 2020

: Amy Coney Barrett elevated to the Supreme Court following Senate confirmation

The Senate voted Monday evening to confirm Justice Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, overcoming fierce, bipartisan opposition to the vote and marking the third justice President Trump has appointed to the nation's highest court in just four years......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 26th, 2020

Senate confirms Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court despite opposition from Democrats

Barrett was confirmed just eight days before the election. Her confirmation gives the Sup.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytOct 26th, 2020

: Senate Republicans advance Barrett Supreme Court nomination amid Democratic boycott

The Senate Judiciary Committee voted to approve Judge Amy Coney Barrett's nomination to the Supreme Court, overcoming a decision by Democrats to boycott the vote, setting the stage for the full Senate to vote on her confirmation on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 22nd, 2020

Democrats are furious at Dianne Feinstein for hugging Lindsey Graham and thanking him for a job well done after Amy Coney Barrett"s confirmation hearings

One group started an online petition calling for Feinstein to step down from her leadership role on the Senate Judiciary Committee. Sen. Dianne Feinstein hugs Sen. Lindsey Graham at the close of Judge Amy .....»»

Category: worldSource: nytOct 16th, 2020

Lindsey Graham pleaded for donations to his Senate reelection campaign citing his performance in the Amy Coney Barrett confirmation hearings

"Senate Members and staff may not receive or solicit campaign contribu.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 15th, 2020

Republican Senator John Kennedy asks Amy Coney Barrett "who does the laundry in your house" during Supreme Court hearings

Journalists and others responded by asking whether the same entirely irrelevant question would be asked of a male nominee. Judge Amy Coney Barrett at her confirmation hearing o.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytOct 14th, 2020

Amy Coney Barrett refuses to say whether she agrees with the Supreme Court"s decisions legalizing birth control and same-sex marriage

Other recent conservative Supreme Court nominees have said they agree with the decision to legalize access to birth control. Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Co.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytOct 14th, 2020

Key Words: Amy Coney Barrett’s ‘open wine’ slip creates Twitter buzz and a nonpartisan titter during confirmation hearing

The general online consensus was ”Same girl, same” when Barrett said she’d approach every case with an ‘open wine’.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 14th, 2020

The 7 biggest takeaways from day 2 of Amy Coney Barrett"s confirmation hearing

Judge Barrett consistently refu.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 14th, 2020

Amy Coney Barrett said she wept with her daughter over George Floyd"s death, but won"t say whether racism is "systemic"

Barrett during her confirmation hearing on Tuesday said "racism persists" in the US, but said that whether it's "systemic" is a policy question. Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Ba.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 13th, 2020

Amy Coney Barrett won"t say whether she thinks Roe v. Wade was wrongly decided as her mentor Scalia argued

"I can't express views on cases or pre-commit," Barrett said on the second day of her confirmation hearings. Supreme .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 13th, 2020

Kamala Harris says it"s "reckless" to hold Supreme Court hearings during a pandemic

Harris also criticized Republicans, saying they are prioritizing pushing through Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation over a coronavirus stimulus package. Sen. Kamala Harris calls in to the Senate Ju.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytOct 12th, 2020

Dow gains 251 points as tech giants rally and stimulus hopes persist

President Trump urged Republicans to speed up Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court confirmation so that they can pass a new stimulus bill. Andrew Burton/Getty Images US stocks rose on Monday as Democrats.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytOct 12th, 2020