Franken Accused Of Sexual Assault One Day After Lecturing Judicial Nominees About Respect

Politics | Kevin Daley
Sen. Al Franken at a committee hearing in Oct. 2017. (YouTube screenshot:Live On-Air News)

‘I think it was meant to deride a young woman’

Judge Grilled Over Past Tweets At Judicial Confirmation Hearing

Politics | Kevin Daley
Justice Don Willett appears before the Senate Judiciary Committee in Nov. 2017. (Screenshot)

Democrats grill Texas Tweeter Laureate

Report: FBI Signals Planned Parenthood Probe Is On

US | Rachel Stoltzfoos
Cecile Richards, president of Planned Parenthood Federation of America Inc. testifies during a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, September 29, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

‘Do people do stuff with eyeballs?’

Trump May Expel Special Interest From Judicial Confirmation Process

Politics | Kevin Daley
FILE PHOTO - Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) listens as U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions (not pictured) testifies before a Senate Judiciary oversight hearing on the Justice Department on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., October 18, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

White House may end cooperation with ABA.

Google And Facebook Have Donated Thousands To Congressmen They Are Testifying Before

Politics | Eric Lieberman
Left: CAMBRIDGE, MA - MAY 25: Facebook Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivers the commencement address at the Alumni Exercises at Harvard's 366th commencement exercises on May 25, 2017 in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Right: WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 11: Sen. Ron Wyden (D-OR) speaks about ending sequestration during a news conference on Capitol Hill, March 11, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

‘Attacks against core American values’

Confirmation Bonanza: McConnell Preps Four Essential Judicial Confirmations

Politics | Kevin Daley
L: Michigan Supreme Court Justice Joan Larsen. R: Notre Dame Law School Professor Amy Coney Barrett. (Screenshots)

SCOTUS contender among nominees headed for confirmation

When Will McConnell Schedule A Vote For These Judicial Nominees?

Politics | Kevin Daley
Joan Larsen and Amy Coney Barrett appear before the Senate Judiciary Committee in Sept. 2017. (CSPAN/screenshot)

They’ve been waiting for weeks

The 'Trump Dossier' Could Have 'Staggering' Implications For The Obama DOJ -- The Full Story

Investigative Group | Richard Pollock
Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) speaks to Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) as U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions (not pictured) testifies before a Senate Judiciary oversight hearing on the Justice Department on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., October 18, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

‘Staggering in terms of its implications’

Sessions Admits The Wall Won't Run Full Length Of The Border

Politics | Kevin Daley
Attorney General Sessions testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee in Oct. 2017 (CSPAN/Screenshot)

No clue how long actual wall will be

Sessions Won't Order Formal Review Of Asset Forfeiture Policy

Politics | Anders Hagstrom
AG Jeff Sessions Promises To Take Up Cause Of Free Speech On College Campuses 09-27-17 (Screenshot-Fox News)

‘Sound policy’

Dems Continue Waging Their Anti-Religion Jihad On Trump Judicial Nominees

Politics | David Krayden
Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) speaks during a Senate committee meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., U.S., April 3, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

‘There’s no question these views cast serious doubt on his ability to fairly enforce federal law…’

Religion Will Dominate This Judicial Confirmation Hearing

Politics | Kevin Daley
Jeff Mateer speaks in Texas in 2015. (Screenshot/Vimeo)

Nominee says trans kids part of ‘Satan’s plan’

McConnell Could Play Hardball On Judicial Nominees

Politics | Kevin Daley
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell speaks on the Senate floor in July 2017. (YouTube screenshot/PBS NewsHour)

Senate GOP may end ‘blue slip’ practice

DOJ And FBI Staffers May Be Delaying Info On Trump Dossier Behind Backs Of Superiors

Politics | Kerry Picket

‘It’s hard to tell to whether Sessions and Wray are personally involved in these requests’

Trump Jr 'Exhausted' Every Senator's Question

Politics | Henry Rodgers
Donald Trump Jr. speaks at the 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio U.S. July 19, 2016. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni - RC13D86E5650

‘Fully satisfied their inquiry’

Nominee's Religious Faith Dominates Senate Judicial Confirmation Hearing

Politics | Kevin Daley
Notre Dame Law Professor Amy Coney Barrett speaks at her confirmation hearing for the 7th Circuit in September 2017. (Screenshot/CSPAN)

‘Do you consider yourself an orthodox Catholic?’

Trump's Nominee For Civil Rights Chief Faces Brutal Confirmation Hearing

Politics | Kevin Daley
Eric Dreiband, President Trump's nominee to lead DOJ's civil rights division, in September 2007. (YouTube screenshot/House Resource Org)

But allies blast ‘reprehensible’ attacks from civil rights groups

Senate Faces Showdown Over Trump Judges

Politics | Kevin Daley
Minnesota Supreme Court Justice David Stras speaks on 'Access to Democracy' in May 2015. (YouTube screenshot/ATDinMN)

‘It is time to move forward’

Dems Relent, Allow Slate Of Trump Judicial Nominees To Proceed

Politics | Kevin Daley
Members of the Senate Judiciary Committee confer in July 2017. (YouTube screenshot/Trump White House)

A SCOTUS short-lister is among them

GOP Leader Skeptical There Will Be A SCOTUS Vacancy Soon

Politics | Kevin Daley
Sen. Chuck Grassley speaks during FBI Director Chris Wray's confirmation hearing. (YouTube screenshot/SenChuckGrassley)

‘I don’t have any expectation we will have a vacancy’