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  • Trump's judicial nominees face setback

    “The President is pleased with the historic confirmation of 2 Supreme Court Justices, 30 Appellate and 53 District Court judges in the 115th Congress," said White House spokesperson Hogan Gidley.

    POLITICO
  • Senate Republicans Go Against Trump to Keep Russia Sanctions

    The Senate voted 57-42 to reverse the Trump's decision to lift sanctions on firms connected to Oleg Deripaska, an oligarch with ties to the Kremlin. The post Senate Republicans Go Against Trump to Keep Russia Sanctions appeared first on Washington Free Beacon.

    Washington Free Beacon
  • Trump Fed nominee opposed by Senate Republicans withdraws

    Nellie Liang, a Trump nominee for the Federal Reserve Board of Governors who faced skepticism in the GOP Senate caucus, has withdrawn from consideration.

    Washington Examiner
  • Senate Republicans eye rules change to speed Trump nominees

    Senate Republicans at an off-campus meeting on Thursday discussed making a rules change to speed the confirmation of many of President Trump’s nominees after Democrats slowed the process during Trump’s first two years in office

    TheHill