In an interview with PBS Newshour, Vice President Mike Pence also defended Trump’s executive order on immigration and his relationship with Congress.
By Erica Werner and Mark Sherman, Associated Press
President Donald Trump urged Majority leader Mitch McConnell to change the rules of the Senate if necessary to swiftly push through his Supreme Court nominee.
White House press secretary Sean Spicer will hold a briefing with the press Wednesday. You can watch it here.
By Julie Pace, Associated Press and Mark Sherman, Associated Press
At 49, Gorsuch is the youngest Supreme Court nominee in a quarter century.
By Mark Sherman and Julie Pace, Associated Press
Two finalists for the high court slot — Neil Gorsuch and Thomas Hardiman — were both summoned to Washington ahead of Tuesday's announcement, adding a dash of drama to the announcement from the reality television star turned president. Their travel…
By Geoffrey Lou Guray
Reports over the last week on Mr. Trump’s top picks have focused on three appellate court judges from different parts of the country, all of whom had to win Senate approval on the way to their current posts.Whoever Trump picks,…
By Associated Press
The court has had only eight justices since the death last year of Justice Antonin Scalia.
By Vivian Salama, Associated Press and Mark Sherman, Associated Press
The leading contenders—who all have met with Trump—are William Pryor, Neil Gorsuch and Thomas Hardiman, all nominated by George W. Bush to their posts.
By Associated Press
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from Texas in its effort to restore its strict voter identification law.
By Mark Sherman, Associated Press
Will it matter that in the course of the campaign, Trump referred to Roberts as "an absolute disaster" and "disgraceful," mainly for Roberts' two votes in defense of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul?…
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