As the dust settles on what is arguably one of the most controversial judicial appointments in US political history, experts are still trying to gauge the fallout. Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination was always bound to be a politically charged issue in a Presidency marred by controversy and extreme polarization of the Capitol, media, and public alike. In the end, it all boiled down to the decisions of a handful of senators from both camps.
Republicans are hoping that the partisan fight over Brett Kavanaugh’s appointment to the Supreme Court will energize party members to cast ballots in next month’s mid-term congressional elections.
Judge Brett Kavanaugh may be well on his way to becoming Justice Kavanaugh within a couple of days. The months’ long debate over whether the Appeals Court Judge for the District of Columbia will get to sit on the highest court in the land or not has been heated one. Especially when multiple allegations surfaced that linked Kavanaugh to a number of sexual misconduct instances that he allegedly committed. Most of these cases are from the 1980’s, Kavanaugh’s High School and College years.
Senator Lindsey Graham, the Republican Senator from South Carolina, the same man that once called Donald Trump a “Jackass”, may have saved President Trump’s pick for the Supreme Court, Justice Brett Kavanaugh. Senator Graham mostly a calm likable figure, completely transformed during the Senate Judiciary Committee hearings before voting to ratify Kavanaugh’s nomination to the […]
As the Senate neared its vote on the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, the Judiciary Committee chairman demanded information from attorneys representing one of the judge’s accusers.
Over the past month or so, there has been intensive news coverage around the globe regarding the allegations of sexual misconduct against Judge Brett Kavanaugh the attorney and jurist who serves Federal Judge of the United States court of appeals for District of Columbia Circuit. Recently, he had been nominated for Supreme court justice by […]