The Senate's top Republican leader says he's confident President Donald Trump's choice for the Supreme Court will be confirmed in the narrowly divided chamber. "As you know, there are many presidents who never get a choice".
Trump's statement that two women are included in his shortlist for the position may be meant to neutralize any plans by Democrats to stage an all-out war in the Senate.
According to the Washington Post, the 53-year-old circuit judge has previously argued presidents "should not be distracted by civil lawsuits, criminal investigations or even questions from a prosecutor or defense attorney while in office" - a view that would likely be welcomed by Trump, who has warred against the ongoing investigation into his 2016 presidential campaign, along with the FBI probe into his longtime fixer, Michael Cohen. CBS News correspondent Errol Barnett joins CBSN from New Jersey, where Mr. Trump is spending the weekend.
Left-wing and right-wing groups have sprung into high gear since Kennedy's announcement on Wednesday that he would step down, putting the balance of the court on key issues like abortion and gay rights into question. The swing-vote senators, along with McCain, were the trio who derailed the GOP's 2017 effort to repeal most of President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act.
Most respondents also said they would vote for a candidate who supports stronger workplace protections against sexual harassment and assault, and one who supports paid parental leave.
Fortnite’s Playground mode is still nowhere to be seen
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"I think sometimes we talk about Supreme Court too much in abstractions, about dignity and who is qualified and who is not".
"The fact that there's a modest enthusiasm disadvantage isn't all that meaningful because there's already an enthusiasm gap for Republicans", he said, noting Democratic anger towards Trump.
Kennedy's retirement, he said, could provide Democrats with a clear-cut argument in November for the importance of retaking Congress in case further court vacancies arise during the Trump administration. "I actually saw him on television last night, where he said he would love the job".
In the wise words of Maya Angelou, "When someone shows you who they are, believe them the first time".
In recent years, the average retirement age for a Supreme Court justice has been 83. Gorsuch cleared the Senate - only after McConnell pushed through a rules change to end the filibuster on Supreme Court nominees and lower the threshold for confirmation from 60 to a simple majority - with 54 votes.
Defender Jose Gimenez is set for a return for Uruguay after missing the victory over Russian Federation with a back injury. He didn't manage to touch the ball a single time in Uruguay's box in the first half, such was its defensive tenacity.
During the 2016 presidential campaign Trump said he would seek to place a "pro-life justice on the court". Wade case, which established a woman's right to an abortion, nor would he discuss gay rights with them.
But perhaps the biggest plus was the late goal from Cavani , who had been frustrated during the group stage. Egyptian keeper Essam El-Hadary became the oldest player ever to appear at a World Cup at 45-years-old.
Reporter Selene San Felice told CNN she was at her desk and ran after hearing shots, but wasn't able to open the back door. The suspect is Jarrod Ramos , 38, of Laurel, the Capital Gazette and Baltimore Sun reported citing law enforcement.
The Senate rejected three proposals in February, including one reflecting Trump's hard-line policies and two bipartisan plans. This bill eliminates most family reunification. "I want them to do what they want", Trump said, CNN reported.
Apple applied to the US Patent office, which describes the new technology of handwriting recognition in real-time. Once you're done, you'll receive an over-the-air update to download and install iOS 12 on your phone .
They will be favorites against Poland , who have lost their two matches and have no chance of reaching the last 16. GOAL - TUNISIA - 1-1 - Really well worked equalizer. "What if we conceded another goal and it was 0-2?" he said.
Iran has also requested European Union nations commit to buying oil from them as part of a deal to remain in the nuclear pact. Tehran real estate prices have climbed and Iran's stock market has jumped 17 percent since the end of May to a record high.
China and the European Union will exchange offers related to market access at an upcoming summit in July, Liu said Monday. US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis receives a bouquet upon arrival at an airport in Beijing , China June 26, 2018.
On immigration and national security matters, the court has historically deferred to the executive branch of government. The ban prohibits most people from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria and Yemen from entering the US.
The Spurs' Kawhi Leonard , left, split a pair of NBA Finals showdowns with LeBron James when the latter was with the Heat. ESPN reports Friday that the Spurs have engaged with "several" teams about Leonard - including the Boston Celtics .
N Korea knows USA nuclear position: Pompeo
Pompeo also said he had seen "a modest amount" of backsliding from China on enforcing sanctions on North Korea. Pompeo said he would be leading the ongoing talks with Pyongyang, but declined to discuss details.
Fresh Accident Occurs On Otedola Bridge
The stricken tanker in Thursday's crash was carrying 33,000 litres (8,700 United States gallons) of petrol at the time. Yesterday, afuel-laden tanker exploded along the same bridge after its brake was said to have failed.
No, after you: Why England and Belgium may want to be second
Marcus Rashford is expected to take Raheem Sterling's place and Dele Alli is available again after training for the past two days. Romelu Lukaku is a doubt for Belgium's crucial World Cup top-of-the-table clash with England , report Sky Sports .
South Korea vs Germany: minute-by-minute coverage
The defending champions had to beat the Koreans in their final group match or hope Sweden could not get a result against Mexico. Mexico can feel a bit hard done by to not finish in pole position in Group F, but they'll be happy to be through at this point.
Joe Jackson is dead aged 89
Sources close to the Jackson family patriarch stated he was getting weaker as days progressed and were preparing for a farewell. Jackson eventually moved the family out to California where opened his own record label, Ivory Tower International Records.
Brazil secure vital 2-0 victory over Costa Rica
Tite also said he would use the same 11 players that were held to a 1-1 draw by Switzerland in the team's opening match. Miranda and Thiago Silva are the centre-backs, with Alisson in goal . " Twitter can't stand Neymar", one user wrote.