Trump’s Tenth Justice
Assuming Brett Kavanaugh is confirmed as Justice Kennedy’s replacement, a 5-4 conservative majority on the Supreme Court will be all but locked in. Which means that Solicitor General Noel Francisco, in effect the government’s leading lawyer before the Court, will be in the driving seat to guide a new era of conservative jurisprudence.
August 9, 2018
10 Questions for Brett Kavanaugh
In light of the fact that Trump expressly vowed as a candidate to appoint justices who would overrule Roe v. Wade, it is incumbent upon the Senate to pose probing questions to Kavanaugh—and to require him to provide meaningful answers, not artful dodges.
July 19, 2018