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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
No promises and no one above law, Supreme Court pick says
Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch has testified that he made no promises about how he'd vote on any issues, including abortion, and said he'd have no trouble as a high court justice holding anyone accountable, including the man who picked him
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
Key moments from SCOTUS nominee Neil Gorsuch's confirmation hearing
Judge Neil Gorsuch , President Trump's nominee to be the next U.S. Supreme Court justice, testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee today, answering questions about the president's travel ban, Roe v. Wade and other hot button issues. Here are some of the key takeaways from today's hearing.
White House appears to soften Trump's claim on wiretapping
The White House appears to be softening President Donald Trump's unproven assertion that his predecessor wiretapped his New York skyscraper during the election
McCain to Trump: Provide wiretap evidence or retract claim
The House intelligence committee is asking the Trump administration for evidence backing up his claim about wiretaps at Trump Plaza
House panel wants any evidence Trump's phones were tapped
The House intelligence committee has asked the executive branch for any evidence that would support President Donald Trump's claim that his phones were tapped at Trump Tower in New York during the election
House intel leaders ask Justice Department for alleged wiretapping evidence
The leaders of the House Intelligence Committee have formally asked the Justice Department to turn over any documentary evidence -- applications, orders or warrants -- related to alleged wiretaps of President Donald Trump and his associates during the campaign, two congressional aides confirm to
The Note: Trump in ‘sell mode’ on health care
Trump's first 100 days with ABC's RICK KLEIN and SHUSHANNAH WALSHE Day No. 49 The big story: Enter Donald Trump -- charmer, negotiator, dealmaker. He’s been away for a while, obscured in a haze of tweets and rhetorical missiles, wrapped up in a blustery tone that exhibited little interest in
Senators demand wiretap records from DOJ, FBI
Cap: Sens. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., and Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., formally requested information from the DOJ and FBI as the House Intelligence Committee calls on James Comey to appear at an upcoming hearing.