confirmation

  1. L

    Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation must be stopped until Mueller's investigation is...

    Tom Steyer and Ron Fein Donald Trump shouldn't be able to nominate the justice who will decide the fate of his presidency. Jul.11.2018 / 3:04 PM ET / Updated Jul.12.2018 / 7:59 AM ET snip In 1610, the legendary English jurist Sir Edward Coke wrote “aliquis non debet esse Judex in...
  2. bajisima

    Brett Kavanaugh confirmation hearings set for Sep 4

    Have a feeling he wont have issues getting confirmed. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's Senate confirmation hearings will start on Sept. 4 and last between three and four days, Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) announced on Friday. That scheduling tees up the GOP to meet its...
  3. D

    Kavanaugh paper chase threatens to draw out confirmation battle

    Kavanaugh paper chase threatens to draw out confirmation battle By JOSH GERSTEIN ################################################################################ Given that Republicans feel that they have this nomination all sewn up for quick confirmation makes it that much more...
  4. T

    Betsy DeVos: I was 'undercoached' by Trump transition team for confirmation hearing

    What? Thou mispeaketh! You should never be critical of anything related to Trump. That can not be good for career longevity. Besides, if you were reomotely fucking qualified, why on earth would you need ot be coached. Indeed, the Christ cult centric Secretary of Education has come out with...
  5. Singularity

    DOJ will re-try woman for laughing at Sessions confirmation after verdict invalidated

    This administration is becoming such a joke. Like, they are just doing things out of personal spite that no other administration would do, Democrat or Republican, conservative or liberal. They see the tools of public office as means to power to be used as they see fit and for no other purpose...
  6. cpicturetaker12

    Byebye 1st Amend! VA woman convicted of LAUGHING during Sessions confirmation

    If you LAUGH during a public hearing or just too loud, you can be convicted by a JURY! Fuck your 1st amendment rights. Jury convicts Virginia woman for laughing during Jeff Sessions confirmation hearing BRAD REED 03 MAY 2017 AT 14:03 ET Senator Jeff Sessions speaking at the Values Voter...
  7. HenryPorter

    Schumer wants to delay confirmation of Gorsuch til FBI Russia probe concluded

    http://www.politico.com/story/2017/03/chuck-schumer-delay-neil-gorsuch-vote-236315 Actually that seems reasonable to me. Republicans have clearly demonstrated there is no urgency to fill this vacancy. We should wait.
  8. libertariat720

    What The Hell Is Going On With The Confirmation Hearings?

    Apparently the Dems didn't even show up to vote to get the EPA guy to the full senate. They are doing boycotts now? This is just getting downright embarrassing now. GOP pushes a third Cabinet nominee toward confirmation without Democratic votes
  9. ptif219

    Dems boycott confirmation votes for Trump nominees

    This pure politics and shows once again the democrats are the obstructionist party. The GOP should vote without them and move on Dems boycott confirmation votes for Trump nominees | TheHill
  10. the watchman

    who's watching the Health Secy Tom Price confirmation hearing?

    it's on all the major cable news networks off and on. So, we really don't have much of a choice other than just turning the news off. There are four confirmation hearing going on at the same time. But, Price is the one that's under the most fire because of insider trading conflict of interest...
  11. D

    Democrats, Top Ethics Official Urge GOP to Slow Down Confirmation Process

    In their penchant to rule without question Republicans are wanting to confirm all of Trump's nominees without the proper vetting that it takes. That does not allow for people to fully know what all of those people selected stand for and how their decisions would ultimately affect the American...
  12. bajisima

    GOPs brilliant plan to distract from confirmation hearings

    Suspect all the attention placed on Russia will help also..Many forgot the confirmations are next week. The Republican party appears to be employing a strategy wherein the public—and even lawmakers—will be too distracted to place much needed scrutiny on President-elect Donald Trump's cabinet...
  13. meridian5455

    Loretta Lynch supporters stage hunger strike to urge confirmation

    Loretta Lynch is still waiting to be confirmed as attorney general, and her allies are hoping a hunger strike will do the trick. The advocacy group founded by the Rev. Al Sharpton, along with female civil-rights leaders, are launching the hunger strike – where groups of fasters will alternate...
  14. the watchman

    GOP Congressional Contender Calls for Loretta Lynch Confirmation.

    Daniel Donovan, the Republican Staten Island District Attorney-turned-candidate for Congress, last night called for the GOP-controlled Senate to confirm Loretta Lynch—now U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of New York—as U.S. attorney general. Mr. Donovan noted that his home borough falls...
  15. bajisima

    Protestors temporarily halt Brennan confirmation

    Protestors from Code Pink and others repeatedly interrupted Brennans confirmation for CIA director today. Sen. Dianne Feinstein eventually cleared the room before beginning again. Must be hard for the committee to keep being interrupted. Good times in Washington! Protesters disrupt Senate...
  16. C

    Protestor interrupts John Kerry's confirmation hearing

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iRTAL8he2AA The most important part of that clip, in my opinion, was Kerry's reaction. Kerry, for all intents, and purposes, said to that girl, "Good for you". Now, what I think would have been even cooler, would have been if Kerry, after the hearing, had hunted...
  17. Aaronssongs

    Confirmation of what we already knew

    Lawrence Wilkerson, Former Colin Powell Aide, Blasts Sununu, GOP, As 'Full Of Racists' Lawrence Wilkerson, Former Colin Powell Aide, Blasts Sununu, GOP, As 'Full Of Racists' Colin Powell's former chief of staff condemned the...
  18. Orwell Huxley

    Confirmation of GOP Agenda

    Associated Press | The Register-Guard | Eugene, Oregon
  19. michaelr

    Ron Paul Calls for Delay to Bernanke Confirmation Hearing

    Ron Paul Calls for Delay to Bernanke Confirmation Hearing i asked the other day "who does on impeach a puppet?", the answer is obvious, you impeach his puppet masters!! This conformation will not be delayed, the congress are chicken shits and have a love affair with the federal reserve...
  20. michaelr

    Ensign receives handwritten confirmation

    Ensign receives handwritten confirmation Pay or pay, it is your choice, and be careful, else go to jail, do not collect $200.00. But it isn't forced...............