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VA urges 'hiring surge' to reduce veterans' appeals backlog
The Department of Veterans Affairs is warning of a rapidly growing backlog for veterans who seek to appeal decisions involving disability benefits
Gorsuch to Democrats: No return to 'horse and buggy' era
Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch has wrapped up two days of Senate questioning to glowing reviews from Republicans and complaints from frustrated Democrats that he concealed his conservative views from the American public
The Latest: Gorsuch says Trump disappointed he lost Colorado
Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch says President Donald Trump told him he was disappointed he lost Colorado and believed that with more time he might have won
Recapping day one of confirmation hearings for Neil Gorsuch
ABC News' Amna Nawaz and Terry Moran break down day one of confirmation hearings for SCOTUS nominee Neil Gorsuch.
What to expect on day two of Gorsuch's confirmation hearing
ABC News' Amna Nawaz and Terry Moran discuss what to expect as Gorsuch faces questions on day two of confirmation hearings.
Gorsuch speaks of importance of 'independent judiciary'
Judge Neil Gorsuch emphasized "the importance of an independent judiciary" at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee
The Latest: John Elway writes letter supporting Gorsuch
Of all the testimonials about Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch, this is the one that counts in Colorado _ a letter of support from former Denver Broncos quarterback John Elway
Progressive groups demand a filibuster against Trump's Supreme Court pick
Progressive organizations are ramping up their campaign against Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch and explicitly calling on Senate Democrats to do more to oppose his confirmation to the nation's highest court. Monday, leading organizations on the left, including MoveOn, UltraViolet, DailyKos,
Senate judiciary chairman won't have Sessions clarify Russia statements
Senate Judiciary Chairman Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, rejected a plea from Democrats to haul Attorney General Jeff Sessions before the committee again -- which held his confirmation hearing -- after it was revealed that he had contacts with a Russian official during the 2016 campaign. Grassley
Trump Suggests SCOTUS Nominee's Criticism Was Misrepresented
The president questioned whether the SCOTUS nominee challenged his judiciary views.