The trio of votes should give Democrats the support they need for a clear victory
Will Republicans join Democrats to show bipartisanship? The question remains
The first Black woman nominated to the high court will be grilled
Sandra Day O’Connor was ratified with no opposing votes in 1981
Gary Gensler is expected to demand accountability after a lax regulatory environment by Donald Trump
The attorney general represents the public interest, particularly and specifically as defined by the Constitution and the statutes of the United States. I do not plan to be interfered with by anyone.”
Blinken brings a depth of experience to running a depleted and demoralized State Department devastated by Trump’s scandalous appointees.
Nothing — not the law, the norms of the Constitution — seems to bother the GOP in its manhandling of the nomination protocol.
At no time in the history of Congress or the Supreme Court has a last-minute nominee been appointed and voted upon this close to a presidential election.
The answer, Biden declared, is to be a president who is “an ally of the light, not the darkness” while providing “character, decency and democracy.”