Manchin ‘anxious’ to confirm Breyer’s Supreme Court successor

Manchin ‘anxious’ to confirm Breyer’s Supreme Court successor

This post was originally published on this siteSen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) indicated on Monday that he supports moving quickly to confirm a successor for Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer, who is expected to retire over the summer.  “I think that basically, especially if it’s…

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Schumer finds unity moment in Supreme Court fight

Schumer finds unity moment in Supreme Court fight

This post was originally published on this siteSenate Majority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) is looking to go on offense in the looming Supreme Court fight and shift gears after two high-profile setbacks. Justice Stephen Breyer’s announcement that he’ll retire this summer, presuming his…

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Breyer retirement throws curveball into midterms

Breyer retirement throws curveball into midterms

This post was originally published on this siteSupreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer’s upcoming retirement is throwing a curveball into both parties’ midterm plans, injecting a highly partisan issue into an already combustible election cycle.Supreme Court nominations have been the subjects of…

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Biden’s First Supreme Court Pick to Test His Pledge to Nominate a Black Woman

Biden’s First Supreme Court Pick to Test His Pledge to Nominate a Black Woman

This post was originally published on this siteJustice Breyer’s expected retirement from the Supreme Court will pave the way for President Biden to keep a liberal in his seat and gives both parties an issue they could use to energize their voters ahead of midterm elections.

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Stephen Breyer Retires From Supreme Court

Stephen Breyer Retires From Supreme Court

This post was originally published on this siteThe vacancy will give President Biden his first chance to name a new justice. He has promised to nominate a Black woman.

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US Supreme Court rejects attempt to block vaccine rule

US Supreme Court rejects attempt to block vaccine rule

This post was originally published on this site A US Supreme Court justice on Tuesday rejected a request by health workers in Maine to block a statewide vaccine mandate, while their wider legal challenge against the measure proceeds. All healthcare workers in the state will have to be fully vaccinated...

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