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Kavanaugh Sworn in as a Supreme Court Justice Immediately

Kavanaugh Sworn in as a Supreme Court Justice Immediately

. Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter . Brett Kavanaugh was sworn in as the 102nd associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court in a private ceremony Saturday night. The Senate confirmed Kavanaugh Saturday afternoon on a narrow 50-48 vote. “Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr., will administer the constitutional oath and retired Justice Anthony M. […]

KAVANAUGH Has the Votes | Key Lawmakers Back Embattled Nominee, Ensuring Confirmation

KAVANAUGH Has the Votes | Key Lawmakers Back Embattled Nominee, Ensuring Confirmation

. Kevin Daley | Supreme Court Reporter . Republican Sen. Susan Collins of Maine and Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia announced their support for Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court Friday afternoon, effectively assuring his confirmation. Taking the floor shortly after 3:00 pm, Collins expressed hope that the judicial confirmation […]

These Are The Two Republicans Who Voted Against DeVos

These Are The Two Republicans Who Voted Against DeVos

Two Republican senators voted against President Donald Trump’s secretary of education nominee Betsy DeVos Tuesday, forcing Vice President Mike Pence to cast a historic vote to break the tie to confirm her. Republican Sens. Lisa Murkowski, of Alaska, and Susan Collins, of Maine, sided with every Democrat and two Independent senators to oppose DeVos. Pence […]