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Casey says he fears high court will undo health care gains

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Democratic U.S. Sen. Bob Casey maintained his opposition to President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, telling a rally crowd to help stop a corporate justice from joining an already corporate...
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Kavanaugh opponents warn of views on executive power

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WASHINGTON Senate Democrats led by Sen. Charles E. Schumer are in a desperate search to find something against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh that will stick, whether it be overturning Roe v. Wade or shredding Obamacare.
But more and more, the gold they're looking to pan has to do with Kavanaugh as presidential protector-in-chief.
If confirmed to a conservative-dominated court, would Kavanaugh act on what appears to be his expansive views of presidential power, beliefs that ultimately might let President Trump off the hook on special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of his...
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If Kavanaugh Isn't Honest, He Shouldn't Be Confirmed

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Erwin Chemerinsky , LA Times
There is no basis in the Constitution or law for the idea that nominees to the Supreme Court should be given a free pass on explaining their views.
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Andrew Cuomo Threatens to Sue If Supreme Court Overturns Roe v. Wade

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A former clerk for Supreme Court justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh responded incredulously to a threat by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to sue if the Supreme Court does not protect Roe v. Wade.
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Stabenow, Peters oppose Trump's high court nominee Kavanaugh

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Democratic U.S. Sens. Debbie Stabenow and Gary Peters of Michigan announced Friday their opposition to President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, saying Brett Kavanaugh's judicial record clearly shows that he...
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Trump walks back his decision to declassify sensitive Russia docs after the...

Trump walks back his decision to declassify sensitive Russia docs after the DOJ and key US allies caution against it

President Trump said Friday that he was reconsidering his order to declassify and release sensitive documents related to the ongoing Russia investigation and the FBI's... Read more ...

'Look how angry the left is': Mitch McConnell said the time since Trump...

'Look how angry the left is': Mitch McConnell said the time since Trump became president has been the best in his 34 years in the Senate, and he plans to plow through more nominees

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell pledged to continue to "plow right through" Brett Kavanaugh's difficult Supreme Court nomination. McConnell addressed the Values Voter... Read more ...

California just became the first US state to ban plastic straws in...

California just became the first US state to ban plastic straws in restaurants - unless customers ask

California will ban sit-down restaurants from serving customers plastic straws , starting in 2019. The law doesn't apply to to-go cups and takeaway drinks. You can still sip... Read more ...

Michael Cohen flips on Trump

Michael Cohen flips on Trump

President Trump's former lawyer and longtime “fixer” Michael Cohen has officially flipped. Sources who spoke with ABC News Thursday afternoon said Cohen, who pleaded guilty to... Read more ...

Legal scholar apologizes for 'appalling' suggestion that Kavanaugh's...

Legal scholar apologizes for 'appalling' suggestion that Kavanaugh's classmate assaulted his accuser

Ed Whelan, the president of the Ethics and Public Policy Center, has apologized for his "appalling and inexcusable" Twitter thread that suggested Supreme Court nominee Brett... Read more ...

Trump says Kavanaugh is 'under assault', blames Christine Blasey Ford for...

Trump says Kavanaugh is 'under assault', blames Christine Blasey Ford for not going to the FBI when she was in high school

President Donald Trump escalated his defense of Judge Brett Kavanaugh on Friday morning, asserting that his Supreme Court nominee is "under assault by radical left wing... Read more ...

Theresa May warns that Brexit talks are 'at an impasse' and says UK must...

Theresa May warns that Brexit talks are 'at an impasse' and says UK must prepare for no deal

Theresa May warns that Brexit talks are deadlocked. The Prime Minister says she will not accept EU proposals on the Northern Ireland border. She accuses the EU of failing to... Read more ...

Police: Man flees after armed robbery in Green Township

Police: Man flees after armed robbery in Green Township

Suspect displays gun and takes money, police sai Read more ...

Fitbit Versa vs. Fitbit Charge 3: Which should you buy?

Fitbit Versa vs. Fitbit Charge 3: Which should you buy?

We're a virtual company made up of tech experts from across the globe. We live and breathe because of fitness tech and know it inside and out because it knows us inside and... Read more ...

Ontario will have $15B deficit, not the $6.7B the Liberals projected...

Ontario will have $15B deficit, not the $6.7B the Liberals projected: finance minister

TORONTO - Ontario's finance minister says an independent commission that probed the province's books has found the government ran a multi-billion-dollar deficit in the last... Read more ...