Accuracy in Media

CNN Misreported GOP Senators’ Support of Trump Cabinet Nominee

Our friend Mary Chastain at Legal Insurrection found out that CNN reported four GOP senators were planning on withholding their vote for Donald Trump’s Labor Secretary Pick Andrew Puzder. However, after she did some digging, she found out that the four GOP senators (Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, Susan Collins of Maine, Johnny Isakson of Georgia, and South Carolina’s […]

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Washington Post Points Out Frustrated Democrats Cannot Hold Up Trump’s Cabinet Nominees for Much Longer

The Washington Post’s PowerPost piece outlined how the Democrats in the Senate can stall, but not stop, the confirmations of Donald Trump’s cabinet nominees, despite the protests of Democratic Party-aligned protesters at Capitol Hill. The following paragraphs from the article outlines the quandary that the Senate Democrats face in trying to stop Trump’s cabinet nominees […]

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February 2017

2/17/2017 - Senate Confirmation Hearings for Judge Neil Gorsuch for Supreme Court Set for March

2/15/2017 - CNN Misreported GOP Senators’ Support of Trump Cabinet Nominee

2/2/2017 - Washington Post Points Out Frustrated Democrats Cannot Hold Up Trump’s Cabinet Nominees for Much Longer

2/23/2016 - Georgetown Law Professor: Scalia had a Historical Influence on SCOTUS

2/22/2016 - Joe Biden Pushed for Stalling SCOTUS Nominees back in 1992

2/19/2016 - Go Figure: Senate Republicans May Not Hold the Line on Obama’s SCOTUS Nominee

2/16/2016 - The Constitution Doesn’t Say the Senate Has to Confirm Judges