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WASHINGTON | White House Counsel Don McGahn returns to civilian life

WASHINGTON  — Don McGahn has returned to civilian life. A White House official confirms that Wednesday was McGahn’s last day as White House counsel. The official spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss personnel matters. President Donald Trump announced in August that McGahn would leave after the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. … Continue reading WASHINGTON | White House Counsel Don McGahn returns to civilian life

RICHMOND, Ky. | In Kentucky, Trump rallies voters while praising McConnell

RICHMOND, Ky.— President Donald Trump heaped praise on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, crediting the veteran Kentucky lawmaker’s political toughness and acumen during the ugly battle that concluded with Brett Kavanaugh becoming a Supreme Court justice. “He’s Kentucky tough,” Trump declared Saturday night. Kavanaugh took his seat on the high court this week after overcoming … Continue reading RICHMOND, Ky. | In Kentucky, Trump rallies voters while praising McConnell

WASHINGTON | Senate confirms 15 more judges, wrapping up a GOP priority

WASHINGTON — The Senate confirmed 15 more judges late Thursday, all but wrapping up its pre-election work on a top Republican priority days after Brett Kavanaugh‘s confirmation to the Supreme Court. Clearing the judicial nominees provided a signature walk-off for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, who has focused on reshaping the judiciary with more conservative … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Senate confirms 15 more judges, wrapping up a GOP priority