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As Election Day Looms, Merrick Garland's Nomination Hangs In The Balance

Reuters | Chloe Angyal | Posted 11.06.2016 | Politics

Several intriguing scenarios could unfold after Tuesday’s U.S. election to break the deadlock over filling a Supreme Court vacancy that has provoked...

Chief Justice Roberts Predicted The SCOTUS Nightmare Unfolding Before His Eyes

The Huffington Post | Cristian Farias | Posted 03.27.2016 | Politics

Chief Justice John Roberts isn't just in charge of the Supreme Court. His role extends, more or less, to making sure the entire federal court system i...

Americans Think The GOP Should Give Obama's Nominee A Fair Hearing

The Huffington Post | Janie Velencia | Posted 03.16.2016 | Politics

President Barack Obama officially put forward a Supreme Court nominee on Wednesday to fill the vacancy created by Justice Antonin Scalia, escalating a...

Obama Narrows Supreme Court Nominee Short List Down To Three

Reuters | Ashley Alman | Posted 03.13.2016 | Politics

By Julia Edwards and Jeff Mason WASHINGTON/AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - The White House has narrowed its search for a U.S. Supreme Court nominee to three...

Obama Should Nominate A Woman Of Color For Supreme Court, Says Progressive Group

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 02.26.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A progressive group is calling on President Barack Obama to nominate a woman of color to the Supreme Court, which currently includes jus...

GOP Senator Says He Has A Duty To Consider Obama's Supreme Court Pick

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 02.22.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.), one of the most at-risk GOP incumbents this cycle, has broken with his party and said he's open to considering ...

Republicans Say Their Supreme Court Obstruction Is For The Good Of The Nominee

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 02.18.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republicans have a new talking point for why they refuse to move forward on any Supreme Court nominee this year: They are doing it for t...

Black Lawmakers Say GOP Supreme Court Obstruction Is Racist

The Huffington Post | Tyler Tynes | Posted 02.19.2016 | Politics

Rep. G.K. Butterfield (D-N.C.), the chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus, said that the backlash President Barack Obama currently faces around n...

Cracks Emerge In GOP Strategy On Supreme Court Nominees

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 02.17.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- GOP senators are straying from their party's line on a potential Supreme Court nominee, saying they would welcome the chance to vote on ...