Krauthammer: Reid Deserves Some Credit for Gorsuch

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From Charles Krauthammer:  There are many people to thank for the coming accession of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court. Donald Trump for winning the election. Hillary Clinton for losing it. Mitch McConnell for holding open the high court seat through 2016, resolute and immovable against furious (and hypocritical) opposition...

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THR 2/4/17: Trump’s Monumental Announcement of Judge Gorsuch

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This week, President Donald Trump nominated Judge Neil Gorsuch of the Tenth Circuit to fill Justice Antonin Scalia’s seat on the Supreme Court. Hugh Hewitt speaks to Leonard Leo, senior adviser to President Trump on judicial selections, about Judge Gorsuch. Hewitt also confers with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and...

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Michael Medved: No, the Embassy Won’t Move to Disputed East Jerusalem

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Ongoing debate about moving the US Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem is surrounded by misinformation. One common mistake suggests that the whole city is historically disputed territory between Israelis and Palestinians. That’s not true of Western Jerusalem, built up by returning Jews over the last 150 years.  Any new...

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Schumer: Gorsuch Will Need 60 Votes

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He called it “the right thing to do” (The Hill).  A look at notable cases under Gorsuch (National Review).  From Bill Donahue:  He has a towering intellectual reputation, having studied at Columbia, Harvard, and Oxford. He is not an ideologue bent on affirming his politics in law. He is a...

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Lanhee Chen: Gorsuch Is a Man with Impeccable Credentials

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President Donald Trump hit a home run when he nominated Judge Neil Gorsuch to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court. The President made good on perhaps his most important campaign promise. Constitutional conservatives should be proud of him for doing so. In selecting Judge Gorsuch, the President has...

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A Battle for the Court and the Future

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President Trump’s nominee to the United States Supreme Court will be facing a fight in the United States Senate. The Republicans currently have 52 votes in the Senate and it takes 60 votes to overcome a filibuster.  The New York Times reports that “Senator Chuck Schumer of New York, the...

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