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Republicans in position to reshape federal bench
Republicans are in position to fill dozens of federal judgeships and in doing so reshape U.S. courts
With Supreme Court seat filled, GOP looks to lower courts
Republican have put President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee on the bench, and they're now in a position to fill dozens more federal judgeships _ and reshape some of the nation's highest courts
The Note: A Curiel coincidence
TRUMP’S FIRST 100 DAYS with ABC’s SHUSHANNAH WALSHE and VERONICA STRACQUALURSI Day No. 91 THE BIG STORY: Now, that’s quite a coincidence. The judge Donald Trump blasted on the campaign trail, U.S. District Judge Gonzalo Curiel, will now oversee another controversial case involving the president.
Retirement rumors surround Justice Anthony Kennedy
Speculation about retirement for Kennedy, 80, increased after Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa., told a local Iowa newspaper, "I would expect a [Supreme Court] resignation this summer."
Sen . Chuck Grassley says he expects a Supreme Court justice to resign this summer
Chuck Grassley, chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, said a Supreme Court justice could resign as soon as this summer. "I would expect a resignation this summer," the Iowa senator said, according to the Muscatine Journal . Grassley's comments came during a Q&A at a visit to Kent Corporation
AP Explains: Behind the visa program targeted by Trump
President Donald Trump is expected to target a visa program cherished by tech companies for bringing in programmers and other specialized workers from other countries
Trump order would target high-skilled worker visa program
President Donald Trump is planning to sign an executive order that seeks to make changes to a visa program that brings in high-skilled workers
The Note: Trump changing course
TRUMP’S FIRST 100 DAYS with ABC’s RICK KLEIN and VERONICA STRACQUALURSI Day No. 84 THE BIG STORY: “One by one we are keeping our promises,” President Trump tweeted Wednesday night, after a day that saw him flip on a staggering array of previous commitments and comments. In the course of a few
Neil Gorsuch sworn in as Supreme Court justice
Judge Neil Gorsuch, President Trump's pick to the fill the Supreme Court slot left open after the unexpected death of Justice Antonin Scalia, was sworn in this morning, becoming the 113th person to serve on the Supreme Court.
Supreme Court nominee seeks distance from Trump administration, says attacks on federal judges 'disheartening'
Judge Neil Gorsuch sought to distance himself from the Trump administration and slam the president for his attacks against federal judges during his testimony before members of Congress on Tuesday, his second day of a Supreme Court confirmation hearing. Gorsuch said he was offended by language used