Mitch McConnell used the "nuclear option" to reduce debate time on most lifetime court picks from 30 hours to two.
But it's not over. Mitch McConnell is ready to use the contentious "nuclear option" to get this done.
Ellen Weintraub plans to block lawyers from defending the FEC against suits so courts can compel the agency to enforce the law.
There seems to be a bitter determination to undo everything that Obama did.
Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) threw his support behind ending judicial filibusters, even as he warned using the “nuclear option” to do so may do “irreparable harm” to the Senate and the judiciary.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says that if he changes the Senate rules to confirm Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court, it will be the Democrats’ fault.
2013 Senate Democrats Just Confirmed Betsy DeVos And Will Confirm Jeff Sessions And All Of Trump's Cabinet Nominees
Had these Democrats known that the next President would be a reality tv star determined to choose the least appropriate and
And, if you feel very strongly about your position, you can communicate that in a way that politicians will definitely understand
Will she be hounded by the accusation that she doesn't have a true "mandate" from the people?
With the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, the November election may decide the fate of all three branches of the United States government. That's a pretty unique situation, and it may boost turnout on both sides of the aisle.