Kavanaugh in memo argued against indicting sitting president
Kavanaugh in memo argued against indicting sitting president
Kavanaugh confirmation hearings set to start on Sept. 4
13 August, 2018, 00:04
"It's clear that Republicans want to speed this nomination through before we know who Brett Kavanaugh is. Judge Kavanaugh looks forward to addressing the Judiciary Committee in public hearings for the American people to view", White House spokesman Raj Shah said in a statement Friday following the announcement.
He further touted the nominee as a mainstream judge with a record of "applying the law as it is written".
"He's met with dozens of senators who have nothing but positive things to say", Grassley, an Iowa Republican, said in a statement. "It's time for the American people to hear directly from Judge Kavanaugh". Republicans want Kavanaugh on the bench as early as the first of October, before the court starts its next term.
The chairman said the committee still expects to receive hundreds of thousands of additional pages of documents.
On his time at the White House, Kavanaugh has said, "my five and a half years in the White House - and especially my three years as Staff Secretary for President Bush - were among the most interesting and in many ways among the most instructive". Collins. It's time she put country before party and announce a "no" vote on Kavanaugh. Democrats have demanded all the documents from Kavanaugh's time at the White House for review ahead of his confirmation, which Republicans have called a "fishing expedition" and a "delay tactic" for a nominee who some Republicans say some Democrats have no intention of considering.
Mesut Ozil named Arsenal co-captain by boss Unai Emery He has returned to training this week but it's unclear as to whether he'll start the match or be among the substitutes. Arsenal is a good opponent to manage a win as Manchester City have been proved powerful in their recent clashes.
Democrats, led by Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of NY and Sen. After the questioning, there will be testimony from close associates of Kavanaugh as well as legal experts and the American Bar Association. John McCain has been receiving cancer treatment in his home state, Republicans can not afford to lose any votes and hope to advance Kavanaugh's nomination if no Democrats support him.
August 8: Sen. Blumenthal and Senate Judiciary Committee Democrats file a Freedom of Information Act request seeking release all of Kavanaugh's White House documents. The process, he said, has been "open, transparent and fair".
Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D., Calif.), the Judiciary Committee's top Democrat, raised concerns about a "lack of transparency" in releasing Kavanaugh's papers in a new letter to Grassley on Friday. "They seem to be more frightened of this nominee's record and history than any we've ever considered".
The 184,000 pages turned over to the committee from his time at the White House and as part of Independent Counsel Kenneth Starr's work constitutes the largest turnover of documents from the Executive Branch regarding a nominee for the Supreme Court, according to the Judiciary Committee.
City rarely looked troubled by Arsenal as the champions opened their Premier League title defense with a 2-0 victory on Sunday. He likes to score goals and he tried, but I'm sure in the European qualifiers he will score goals for his country, England".
What is now left to be seen is that whether Marcelo will be playing in front of Thibaut Courtois for the upcoming season or not. I've played with Neymar, so it's not totally new for me to play with someone at [Ronaldo's] level.
Craig will return for the fifth time as Bond in 2019 , in an as yet unnamed movie directed by Oscar-winning filmmaker Danny Boyle. Well, Elba followed that up a few hours later with another post simply telling fans " Don't believe the HYPE ".
Teenaged prodigy Shapovalov eliminated Italian 14th seed Fabio Fognini victor last weekend in Los Cabos, 6-3, 7-5. But the Canadian wilted after that, losing serve twice in the third set to knock him out of the tournament.
Labour, which has faced continued pressure over its handling of anti-Semitism in the party, fell three points to 35%. Mr Johnson, who is holidaying overseas , has so far made no response to the launch of the Tory investigation.
At another point, the joyriding pilot tells the tower that he's played lots of video games and can handle the plane well. Video showed the Horizon Air Q400 doing large loops and other unsafe manoeuvres as the sun set on Puget Sound.
They deserved to win. "They were the better side in the first half and we think we were better in the second half". Roberto Firmino also has come back and featured in the pre-season friendly against Torino .
Jordanian authorities did not say Sunday what motivated the Fuheis attackers, and there was no claim of responsibility. In June 2016, a cross-border vehicle bombing by Daesh launched from Syria killed seven Jordanian border guards.
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