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Supreme Court Runners-Up: Obama 'Short Listers' Await Possible Third Nomination
When President Obama introduced Elena Kagan to the country on Monday, Judge Merrick Garland was hearing a routine case in downtown Washington. A few hours earlier a feverish press corps had been camped out at his house wondering if he was to be the president's pick for the 112th justice on the
Sen. Alexander Issues Warning on Fin Reform
On highly charged Fed audit amendment: 'They better be very, very careful.'
President Obama Interviews Judge Wood for Supreme Court
Senior administration officials tell ABC News that President Obama today met at the White House with Judge Diane Wood of the 7th circuit court of appeals to discussing the Supreme Court vacancy. She also met with Vice President Biden. The...
President Obama Interviews Judge Garland for SCOTUS Vacancy
President Obama has interviewed Judge Merrick Garland for the Supreme Court vacancy, a senior administration official tells ABC News.
Slick Waters: Heckuva Dilemma, As Sludge Sticks to Politics and Policy
While our eyes gazed downward at Florida, what if the biggest political story of the week was creeping up toward the Gulf Coast?
The Note's Must-Reads for Friday, April 30, 2010
The Note's Must-Reads are a round-up of today's political headlines and stories from ABC News and the top U.S. newspapers. Posted Monday through Friday right here at www.abcnews.com Compiled by ABC News’ JAYCE HENDERSON, PETER MARTINEZ, KRISTEN RED-HORSE AND CARRIE...
President Obama Interviews Judge Sidney Thomas for Supreme Court Slot
Days away from picking a Supreme Court nominee to fill the robe of Justice John Paul Stevens, President Obama today interviewed Montana Judge Sidney Runyan Thomas at the White House, a senior administration official tells ABC News.
President Obama Starts Discussions With Potential Supreme Court Picks
President Obama has started discussions with potential Supreme Court nominees and today met with top senators -- both Democrats and Republicans -- to talk about the vacancy left by Justice John Paul Stevens' retirement. Besides speaking to several potential nominees, President Obama is reviewing
President Obama to Announce His Supreme Court Nominee Monday
Obama's Second Pick for the Court Will Replace Retiring Justice John Paul Stevens
President Obama’s Short List, Take 2
A White House aide confirms that Ann Claire Williams – a US Circuit Judge for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit – is on President Obama’s proverbial short list of possible Supreme Court nominees, as first reported...