Brett Kavanaugh

South Carolina News: Attorney General Alan Wilson Joins 26 States Urging Swift Confirmation of Judge Kavanaugh to Supreme Court

COLUMBIA, S.C.— South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson joined a 26-state coalition in urging Senate leaders to confirm the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court. The coalition expressed its support in a Thursday letter sent to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley and Senate … Continue reading South Carolina News: Attorney General Alan Wilson Joins 26 States Urging Swift Confirmation of Judge Kavanaugh to Supreme Court

WASHINGTON | Supreme Court nominee dishes out mac and cheese to homeless

WASHINGTON  — Pausing in his pursuit of Supreme Court robes, nominee Brett Kavanaugh donned a blue apron Wednesday afternoon to help serve meals to the homeless. The conservative appellate court judge chosen by President Donald Trump to replace retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy stood outside Catholic Charities in downtown Washington, D.C., where he spent an hour … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Supreme Court nominee dishes out mac and cheese to homeless

Wyoming News: Wyoming Governor Mead’s Statement on President Trump’s Nomination of Judge Kavanaugh

CHEYENNE, WY – Wyoming Governor Matt Mead released the following statement on President Donald Trump’s nominee for the United States Supreme Court: “Like Judge Gorsuch who came from our own 10th Circuit, Judge Kavanaugh is an outstanding jurist.  His record on the bench, his long public service career, and his volunteer work in the community … Continue reading Wyoming News: Wyoming Governor Mead’s Statement on President Trump’s Nomination of Judge Kavanaugh

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Ratings down for Trump’s 2nd Supreme Court pick

WASHINGTON  — The Latest on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh (all times local): 5:30 p.m. An estimated 25.6 million people watched President Trump announce that Brett Kavanaugh will be his second Supreme Court nominee. That’s down from the 32.4 million people who saw Trump’s similar prime-time announcement of Neil Gorsuch’s nomination last year, the Nielsen … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Ratings down for Trump’s 2nd Supreme Court pick

WASHINGTON | Court nominee Kavanaugh begins making his case to senators

WASHINGTON— President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, mapped out strategy with Republican leaders Tuesday, launching a fierce confirmation battle that could remake the court for decades and roil the midterm elections in the meantime. Kavanaugh, a favorite of the GOP establishment, first huddled with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky. Joining him … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Court nominee Kavanaugh begins making his case to senators

National Association of Home Builders News: Statement, NAHB Chairman Randy Noel in Support of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court

WASHINGTON – Randy Noel, chairman of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and a custom home builder from LaPlace, LA, issued the following statement of support for Judge Brett Kavanaugh to be the next Associate Justice to the U.S. Supreme Court: “NAHB supports President Trump’s nomination of Judge Kavanaugh as Associate Justice to the … Continue reading National Association of Home Builders News: Statement, NAHB Chairman Randy Noel in Support of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court

Oklahoma News: Oklahoma Attorney General Hunter Applauds Nomination of Brett Kavanaugh for U.S. Supreme Court

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter today released the following statement after President Donald Trump nominated Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court. “I commend President Trump on his excellent choice of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to serve on the nation’s high court.  With over … Continue reading Oklahoma News: Oklahoma Attorney General Hunter Applauds Nomination of Brett Kavanaugh for U.S. Supreme Court

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Conformation challenge begins for court nominee

WASHINGTON— The Latest on President Donald Trump’s nomination of Brett Kavanaugh for the Supreme Court (all times local): 12:10 a.m. Vice President Mike Pence says Brett Kavanaugh would bring “impeccable credentials and character” to the Supreme Court. Pence made the comment Tuesday during Kavanaugh’s first stop on his confirmation push. The appellate court judge posed … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Conformation challenge begins for court nominee