Published: Thu, July 12, 2018
Sci-tech | By Carrie Guzman

Trump nominates Catholic for Supreme Court

Trump nominates Catholic for Supreme Court

"Therefore, if Roe v. Wade is overturned, I will not prosecute any women, medical professionals or providers for the administration of safe abortion services". His financial disclosures reveal that his assets are worth between $15,000 to $65,000, placing him at the lowest amongst Supreme Court Justices in terms of net worth - or about 10 times less than Justice Clarence Thomas, who now holds the title. Is it any wonder that President Trump chose Kavanaugh from the list of 25?

Kavanaugh worked for President George W. Bush and worked with Ken Starr on the impeachment case of President Bill Clinton.

White House Spokesperson Raj Shah, however, did offer an explanation for some portion of the debt - and its sudden payment.

Their party leader, Sen. But in a sign of unity with Trump, he accepted an invitation to Trump's Monday announcement of Kavanaugh. He has served as a federal appeals court judge on the Washington, D.C., district court since 2006, as NBC News reported.

There's a record number of women raising their hands for public office in recent months, putting a focus on female empowerment in an era of #MeToo.

Alabama Sen. Doug Jones is a Democrat representing a red state, which probably has something to do with his open mind to Trump's Supreme Court nominee.

Al Kauffman, a professor at St. Mary's University School of Law, said Kavanaugh has a pretty good chance at getting confirmed based on his qualifications, but it will be a very close vote.

But Democrats say nothing short of Roe v. Wade is on the line and have cast Kavanaugh as a far-right judge who threatens women's reproductive rights.

Trump has speculated that he could appoint a majority of the nine-member court.

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Yet, most Republicans are excited about the choice, energized by the prospect of making the Supreme Court more conservative. Turns out the name tag Kyl wore to the Capitol on Wednesday was a blue White House security badge, reserved for staff, which he had forgotten to take off.

But: Manchin released a statement strongly suggesting that Kavanaugh's opinions on preserving parts of Obamacare will be a deciding factor for the senator.

Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski was re-elected in Alaska in 2016 with 45% of the vote for her third term in office.

Derrick Johnson, president and CEO of the NAACP, told Al Jazeera that his organisation's immediate call of action would be to "have its members across the USA express their views to senators in their states and urge them to oppose this nomination". The majority for the Republicans in the Senate is razor thin and so every vote will matter dearly to each side.

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Most importantly.I intend to hear from West Virginians. The president has faced allegations of sexual harassment and remains under investigation for obstruction of justice in the Russian Federation election meddling investigation. Plus, Kavanaugh has a conservative record on abortion, but he has also testified to the Senate in the past that he would respect Roe.

Different considerations go into academic writing than go into judicial opinions and we often see legal academics take positions that they may never think reasonable under the constraints of deciding a case.

Congress, he wrote in The Minnesota Law Review, should pass a law that would temporarily protect the president from both civil suits and criminal prosecution.

"All of that is now at risk, not because of bigoted Republicans, but because of Democrats who refused to step up because they were afraid", he added.

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