• The Senate Confirmed 15 More Judges, Wrapping Up a GOP Priority

    2 monthes ago - By Time

    The Senate confirmed 15 more judges late Thursday, all but wrapping up its pre-election work on a top Republican priority days after Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the Supreme Court.
    Clearing the judicial nominees provided a signature walk-off for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, who has focused on reshaping the judiciary with more conservative judges. Once final action was finished later Thursday evening, senators were not expected back to session full-time until after the November election.
    While many of the judges were approved with bipartisan support, almost half were...
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  • Senate confirms 15 more judges, wrapping up a GOP priority

    2 monthes ago - By The Seattle Times

    WASHINGTON - The Senate has confirmed 15 more judges, all but wrapping up its pre-election session with a big finish days after Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the Supreme Court. Clearing the judicial nominees provided a signature walk-off for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, who has focused on reshaping the judiciary with more conservative judges....
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