Human Rights Watch Opposes Nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the US Supreme Court

We urge you to vote no on appointing Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the United States Supreme Court. Human Rights Watch has previously raised serious concerns about Judge Kavanaugh’s nomination, noting that his judicial record suggests...

Senate GOP agrees to one-week delay on Kavanaugh Supreme Court confirmation to allow for...

Senate Republicans have agreed to delay a vote on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation for one week to allow for an FBI probe into allegations of sexual misconduct against the judge, according to...

SEC alleges Tesla’s Elon Musk lied to investors and seeks his removal as CEO

The Securities and Exchange Commission sued Tesla chief executive Elon Musk on Thursday and is seeking to ban him from leading any public company, saying he lied to investors when he claimed on Twitter...

First Republican calls for FBI to investigate Kavanaugh

Rep. Walter Jones (N.C.) became the first Republican lawmaker in Congress to call for an FBI investigation into allegations by three women that President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, sexually assaulted or harassed...

Donald Trump Gave a Rambling, Marathon Press Conference. It Was Not Good.

In a bizarre and rare press conference on Wednesday, President Donald Trump defended embattled Judge Brett Kavanaugh ahead of a high-profile hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee. Christine Blasey Ford, one of three women...

GOPers Knew About New Allegation Last Week, Tried To Rush Confirmation Vote

Senior staffers for Senate Republicans knew about Deborah Ramirez’s sexual misconduct allegation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh as early as last week, resulting in their bosses pushing to hold Kavanaugh’s confirmation vote sooner,...

Ted Cruz Just Couldn’t Give Beto O’Rourke a Sincere Compliment

It's not uncommon for political debates to end with each candidate being asked to pay a compliment to their opponent—a nod to unity during an inherently divisive event. But when asked to name a...

No president has seen the number of scandals Trump has

Donald Trump seems determined to replicate in a few short years as President all of the Washington scandals of the past 50 years, from Watergate to the Clarence Thomas/Anita Hill hearings to the Hurricane...

Trump’s attack on Kavanaugh’s accuser creates a nightmare scenario for the GOP

After a week of reportedly taking the advice of his White House aides and treading carefully around sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump on Friday appeared to have...

Yale Law dean: Reports that professor groomed female clerks for Kavanaugh ‘of enormous concern’

The dean of Yale Law School on Thursday responded to reports that a prominent professor at the school had advised students seeking judicial clerkships with Brett Kavanaugh on their physical looks, saying the reported...

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