Senator Mitch McConnell said that individual senators should no longer be able to block federal appeals court nominees by withholding so-called blue slips, a major break with Senate practice.
President Trump’s eldest son is to meet Thursday with Senate Judiciary Committee investigators to answer questions about his meeting with a Kremlin-connected lawyer.
By ADAM GOLDMAN May 3, 2017 WASHINGTON — James B. Comey, the F.B.I. director, on Wednesday sharply defended his rationale for notifying Congress about new emails related to the Hillary Clinton investigation less than two weeks before Election Day,...
Judge Neil M. Gorsuch, President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, appeared prepared for criticism that his rulings have tilted toward corporate interests.
Judge Neil M. Gorsuch, President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, emphasized on Monday the need for judicial independence even as Mr. Trump castigates jurists who have ruled against him.
Senate Democrats and Republicans will get their chance to assess Judge Gorsuch, the Supreme Court nominee, on Monday. Here’s what to expect.