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Republicans won't budge on Kavanaugh documents

Republicans on Thursday drew a firm line against requests for records from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's time as White House staff secretary, as Democrats contended that the GOP is privately engaging in an underhanded process to further limit documents the Senate Judiciary Committee would ultimately see.

In private, Kavanaugh hints at views on Mueller

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has privately told senators he views the appointment of a special counsel by the Justice Department as appropriate, a comment that could shed new light about his views of Robert Mueller's investigation into Donald Trump's presidential campaign, according to sources familiar with the meetings.

Democratic senator to meet with Kavanaugh next week

West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin will meet with President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Judge Brett Kavanaugh, on July 30, according to an aide to the senator, making him the first Democratic senator to schedule a meeting with the Supreme Court nominee.

Mitch McConnell predicts Kavanaugh confirmation by October 1

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Friday that he expects confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh to begin "in late August or early September" and that Kavanaugh, who he described as an "all-star," would be confirmed in time to be on the court for its new term on October 1.

Trump called George W. Bush to discuss Brett Kavanaugh

President Donald Trump called former President George W. Bush on Monday afternoon to inform him that Brett Kavanaugh was going to be the pick for the Supreme Court, Freddy Ford, Bush's chief of staff, confirmed to CNN.

Rosenstein asks prosecutors to assist with Kavanaugh document review

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein sent an email Tuesday to the US attorneys' offices around the country requesting help with reviewing documents in connection with President Donald Trump's nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, according to a source familiar with the request.

Pence: 'I do' still want Roe v. Wade to be overturned

Vice President Mike Pence said Tuesday that he still wants Roe v. Wade to be overturned, but declined to say if President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh will comply with the campaign promise to do away with the landmark ruling that legalized abortion nationwide.

Former Walker appointee to be sentenced for theft

Fifth Walker aide to be convicted in John Doe investigation

A former appointee of Gov. Scott Walker is set to be sentenced after he was convicted of stealing more than $51,000 intended to assist veterans and their families.

Former Walker appointee to be sentenced for theft

Fifth Walker aide to be convicted in John Doe investigation

A former appointee of Gov. Scott Walker is set to be sentenced after he was convicted of stealing more than $51,000 intended to assist veterans and their families.

Jury convicts Wis. John Doe defendant

Sentencing set for Dec. 7

A Milwaukee County jury convicts one of Gov. Scott Walker's former associates of stealing money donated to help veterans and their families.

Jury convicts Wis. John Doe defendant

Sentencing set for Dec. 7

A Milwaukee County jury convicts one of Gov. Scott Walker's former associates of stealing money donated to help veterans and their families.