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Republican Tim Scott bucks his own party to vote against a Trump judicial nominee accused of defending racially discriminatory voter suppression

Sen. Tim Scott, a South Carolina Republican, announced he will become the deciding vote in opposing President Donald Trump’s controversial judicial nominee Thomas Farr. The sole black member of the Republican Senate caucus, Scott based his opposition to Farr on accusations that the lawyer helped orchestrate an effort to disenfranchise […]
Republican Tim Scott bucks his own party to vote against a Trump judicial nominee accused of defending racially discriminatory voter suppression
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The battle over Trump’s judicial nominees is heating up again, and a top Democratic senator is getting stonewalled by Republicans

The latest battle in the judicial war features a circuit-court nomination in Pennsylvania. Democratic Sen. Bob Casey is staunchly opposed. Republicans aren’t budging. Casey detailed his grievance in an interview with Business Insider. The latest episode in the Senate’s heated battle over President Donald Trump’s judicial nominations takes place Wednesday, […]
The battle over Trump’s judicial nominees is heating up again, and a top Democratic senator is getting stonewalled by Republicans
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The war to confirm Trump’s judicial nominees is heating up again

The brewing war over President Donald Trump’s judicial nominees turned hot again. This time, it involves the “blue slip” process and a Wisconsin judicial nominee. The Senate battle over the confirmation of President Donald Trump’s judicial nominees turned hot again this week as Democrats went after Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck […]
The war to confirm Trump’s judicial nominees is heating up again
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Top Republican senator presses Trump to ‘reconsider’ 2 of the most controversial people he’s nominated to the federal bench

Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Chuck Grassley is calling on President Donald Trump to pump the brakes on two of his most controversial judicial nominees. It’s the strongest stance Grassley, an Iowa Republican, has taken against a Trump judicial nominee. Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Chuck Grassley on Tuesday called on President […]
Top Republican senator presses Trump to ‘reconsider’ 2 of the most controversial people he’s nominated to the federal bench