Topic: U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary
A Republican effort to stall an Obama appeals court nominee failed Tuesday. A full Senate vote on Judge David Hamilton is set for Wednesday.
11/17/2009 12:00 am
President Obama struck agreements with insurers, doctors, drug companies, and hospitals to keep them from turning against healthcare reform. What are they?
11/06/2009 12:00 am
A state Republican lawmaker will introduce a resolution Tuesday to begin impeachment proceedings against South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford.
10/26/2009 01:00 am
A Supreme Court confirmation hearing is a Washington tradition that seems as old as the Constitution – but isn’t.
09/24/2009 02:24 pm
The Patriot Act is up for review, but Obama is poised to keep several of its key national surveillance provisions.
09/24/2009 01:00 am
Democrats have the votes to approve her nomination to the Supreme Court this week. But Hispanics and the National Rifle Association – among others – will watch how senators vote.
08/04/2009 01:00 am
But the Senate panel vote is nearly party-line, with just one Republican approving her nomination.
07/28/2009 01:00 am
Six GOP senators have announced their intentions ahead of Tuesday's Judiciary Committee vote on the Supreme Court nominee.
07/27/2009 01:00 am
She was part of an appeals-court panel in 2006 that favored a private developer with the authority to seize land by eminent domain.
07/25/2009 01:00 am
The Senate Judiciary Committee is now scheduled to vote on the Supreme Court nominee on July 28. She is expected to win approval both there and in the full Senate.
07/21/2009 01:00 am