Biden tanked Jimmy Carter’s nominee for CIA over mishandled classified docs

As a senator in the 1970s, Joe Biden tanked then-President Jimmy Carter’s pick to lead the Central Intelligence Agency over the nominee’s illegal possession of classified documents. Carter chose Ted…

Hector LaSalle: New York state Senate panel rejects Hochul’s judicial nominee to the state’s highest court

CNN  —  A New York state Senate panel has rejected Gov. Kathy Hochul’s nomination to lead New York’s highest court on Wednesday, potentially setting up a legal fight between the…

Chuck Schumer Turns The Tables On Republicans Who Are Blocking Biden’s FAA Nominee

Senate Republicans have been complaining about problems with the nation’s air travel system, but they have been blocking Biden’s nominee to run the FAA since March of 2022. The FAA…

GOP New Hampshire Senate nominee repeats hoax that kids are using litter boxes in schools

CNN  —  The Republican Senate nominee in New Hampshire shared at a Thursday event the hoax claim that children are being told they can identify as anthropomorphic cats and use…

Liz Cheney says she will not remain a Republican if Donald Trump is GOP nominee in 2024

“I’m going to make sure Donald Trump, I’m going to do everything I can to make sure he is not the nominee. And if he is the nominee, I won’t…

Senate Confirms Biden Fed Nominee, Lael Brainard, as Vice Chair

The Senate voted to confirm one of President Biden’s nominees to the Federal Reserve’s Board of Governors, making Lael Brainard the central bank’s vice chair. Ms. Brainard, a Fed governor…

F.D.A. Nominee Faces Steep Climb to Senate Confirmation

The White House is facing pressure from prominent lawmakers over its pick to lead the Food and Drug Administration, with abortion foes urging Republican senators to reject the nominee, Dr.…

Senate Judiciary chair says panel will move quickly on Biden’s SCOTUS nominee

“We’ll be ready from a staff viewpoint and logistic viewpoint, but the decision really starts with the President and as it should,” Sen. Dick Durbin, a Democrat from Illinois, told…

March For Our Lives Calls On Biden To Pick A SCOTUS Nominee Who Supports Our Right Not To Be Shot

March For Our Lives is calling on President Biden to pick a Supreme Court nominee who supports the right of innocent Americans not to be shot. In a statement provided…

Lael Brainard, Nominee for Fed Vice Chair, Calls Inflation ‘Too High’

Lael Brainard, a Federal Reserve governor whom President Biden has nominated to be the central bank’s new vice chair, plans to tell lawmakers that the central bank will use its…