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How Trump's Criticism of Judiciary Could Complicate Supreme Court Confirmation
President Trump's comments about the federal judge who blocked his immigration executive order have raised concerns among members of Congress and could complicate the pending confirmation of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court. Trump referred to U.S. District Judge James L. Robart over the weekend in
The Note: The Legal Showdown Over Trump's Travel Ban
Trump’s First 100 Days with ABC’s RICK KLEIN and SHUSHANNAH WALSHE Day No. 18 THE BIG STORY: The president who attacked a "so-called" judge over the weekend cares quite a bit about what he’s called himself. So to what end are the insults? As the Trump administration digs in for a legal fight over a
Trump's Comparing US to Putin's Russia Draws Bipartisan Backlash
President Donald Trump 's comment equating Russia under Vladimir Putin to the United States has drawn sharp reactions across the political spectrum, most of them negative. Trump told Fox News in an interview set to air prior to the Super Bowl on Sunday that he respects Putin. "I do respect him,"
Democratic Senator: 'Everything Depends' on How Trump's Supreme Court Pick 'Answers the Questions'
Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar said the fate of Judge Neil Gorsuch 's nomination to the Supreme Court depends on how he answers the Senate's questions about his judicial record. "Everything depends on how he answers the questions when we look at his record," the Minnesota senator said of President
Sen . Amy Klobuchar : 'I Really Do Resent' Comparison of US Leaders to Vladimir Putin
The Minnesota senator weighs in on President Trump's Supreme Court nominee and more on "This Week."
Sen. Ben Sasse: 'We Don't Have Any So-Called Judges. We Have Real Judges'
The Nebraska senator weighs in on President Trump's Supreme Court nominee and more on "This Week."
'This Week' Transcript 2-5-17: VP Mike Pence, Sen . Amy Klobuchar , and Sen. Ben Sasse
THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT FOR 'THIS WEEK' on February 5, 2017 and it will be updated. GEORGE STEPHANOPOULOS : The president is vowing to overturn that order. This morning he called it, "A ridiculous order from a so-called judge." So-called judge. Is it appropriate for the president to be
Sunday on ‘This Week’: Vice President Mike Pence, Sen . Amy Klobuchar , and Sen. Ben Sasse
After President Donald Trump's second full week in office, George Stephanopoulos goes one-on-one with Vice President Mike Pence , on "This Week" Sunday. Plus, Sen. Amy Klobuchar , D-Minnesota, and Sen. Ben Sasse , R-Nebraska, weigh in on the confirmation battle for President Trump's cabinet picks
Dems Move to Leverage Bernie Sanders' Popularity as Party Regroups
As much as his supporters might disagree, Bernie Sanders is now officially part of the establishment -- and he has his old Brooklyn friend to thank for it. It happened Wednesday, when incoming Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer gave the Vermont senator, an independent who caucuses with Democrats,
Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison Announces Bid for DNC Chair
Rep. Keith Ellison formally announced his candidacy for chair of the Democratic National Committee today, an expected move by the Minnesota congressman who, with the support of several prominent Democrats, is considered to be the front-runner for the position. Ellison, 53, a five-term