Judge Neil Gorsuch

Senate Judiciary Committee Sends Gorsuch Through for Vote

The Senate Judiciary Committee, in a party-line 11-9 vote Monday, has passed Judge Neil Gorsuch, President Donald Trump’s nominee to replace conservative stalwart Justice Antonin Scalia, setting up a full Senate confirmation vote for April 7.

Neil Gorsuch, shown here on March 20, faces a confirmation vote in the Senate on his Supreme Court nomination

Lindsey Graham: We Have No Other Choice But to Go Nuclear With Gorsuch

Monday on MSNBC while discussing Senate Democrats opposition to President Donald Trump Supreme Court nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch, Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) said Republicans have “no other choice” than the nuclear option of lowering the 60-vote filibuster threshold for a

Lindsey Graham

Schumer: Trump Should Ditch Gorsuch for a ‘Mainstream Nominee’

On NBC’s “Meet the Press,” Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said President Donald Trump should change his Supreme Court nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch for “a mainstream nominee” who can get 60 votes in the senate. Schumer said, “Let me

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., meets with reporters on Capitol Hill before President Donald Trump's speech to the nation, in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

McConnell: We’re Going to Confirm Judge Gorsuch This Week

On this weekend’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday,” Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) said President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch will be confirmed this week. McConnell said, “Judge Gorsuch deserves to be confirmed. Unanimously well-qualified by

Mitch McConnell

Senator Whitehouse Accidentally Calls SCOTUS Nominee ‘Justice Gorsuch’

Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) accidentally called President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, whom he and Senate Democrats have taken strenuous efforts to block from the bench, “Justice Gorsuch” during a press conference that he, Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) held on Wednesday.

Sen Whitehouse at podium

More Senate Dems Join Gorsuch Filibuster Huddle

Several additional Democratic Senators answered Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer’s (D-NY) call to filibuster Trump Supereme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch on Tuesday, as those opposed to allowing Judge Gorsuch an open vote on the Senate floor try to assemble the forty-one votes needed to block cloture.

Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch meets with Democratic Sen. Chris Coons, D-Del., on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Graham Warns If Trump Starts Waterboarding People He ‘May Get Impeached’

Tuesday at a confirmation hearing for President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch, Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) warned President Donald Trump that if he started waterboarding people, he “may get impeached.” Partial transcript as follows: GRAHAM: Now, about

Lindsey Graham

Cruz: ‘Mark My Word, Judge Gorsuch Will Be Confirmed’

Thursday at the 2017 Conservative Political Action Committee (CPAC), while discussing President Donald Trump’s nomination to the Supreme Court Neil Gorsuch, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) said, “Mark my word, Judge Gorsuch will be confirmed.” Cruz said, “This is lawless. And

PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA - APRIL 19: Republican Presidential candidate Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) at his Pennsylvania kick off event at the National Constitution Center on April 19, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Pennsylvania Democratic Primary is scheduled for April 26, 2016. (Photo by Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images)