Senator Grassley backs President’s Supreme Court nominee
13 Juillet, 2018, 06:42 | Auteur: Therese Cote
Many on the left are concerned that a Trump appointee could join a conservative majority in taking away abortion rights and overturn Roe v. Wade, which Trump made a campaign promise to do. Twenty-eight percent of Americans responded that they would like to see Roe overturned.
"The President vowed to appoint judges to the Supreme Court who would overturn Roe v. Wade, and I can not support a nominee for a lifetime appointment who would turn back the clock on a woman's constitutional right and freedom to make her own health care choices, including access to birth control", Baldwin said in a statement.
The poll also found the American public is torn on whether a "qualified" and "ethical" Supreme Court nominee should be evaluated on his stance on a specific issue. "If we put another two or perhaps three justices on, that will happen".
U.S. Rep. Lois Frankel brought a striking visual aid - a wire coat hanger - to a briefing for reporters in Washington, D.C., as a way of dramatizing the importance of abortion rights in the debate over whether Brett Kavanaugh should be confirmed as a Supreme Court justice.
The letter from 18 women calls Kavanaugh "one of the strongest advocates in the federal judiciary for women lawyers".
In 2017, Kavanaugh wrote in a dissenting opinion that an undocumented teenager should not be allowed to seek an abortion while in custody at the US border in Texas.
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BBC's Stephen Nolan earned more than £400,000 a year ago
Labour MP Stephen Doughty said: 'It is still a scandal in 2018 that we have a gender pay gap in any industry - let alone the BBC'. But eight more women who were not included last year did make it on to this year's list of stars who earn more than £150,000.
Democrats hope two Republicans who back abortion rights, Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, will vote against the nominee.
"We'll be DAMNED if we're going to let five MEN-including some frat boy named Brett-strip us of our hard-won bodily autonomy and reproductive rights", tweeted pro-choice organization NARAL.
He said his committee will examine the 300 cases Kavanaugh has made decisions in before bringing the nomination to a vote in the full Senate.
A 2017 report from the Center for Public Integrity said that at least six of the nine justices were millionaires, with Justice Stephen Breyer reporting a minimum net worth of $6.15 million in 2016 and Chief Justice John Roberts a minimum reportable net worth of more than $5 million. "Abortion is a right I feel must not go away, and I feel like people aren't mobilizing so much because it's so complicated and it's hard to understand".
When the United Kingdom leaves the EU, May said that "there will be no alliance more important in the years ahead", the BBC noted. The controversial 45th President of the United States will visit the UK for the first time in his position on Thursday, July 12.
But when she steps onstage for her cabaret act, The Real Housewives of New York City pal becomes a sparkling, sexy siren of song. In her everyday life, Luann de Lesseps is the master of classic, tailored styles that flatter her ultra-fit frame .
According to The Hollywood Reporter , the Black Widow solo film now has a director, in Austalian filmmaker, Cate Shortland . With the latest phase of Marvel films coming to a close, Marvel saw this as the best time to move forward with the project.
Coast Guard had one ship, the Cutter Wahoo from Station Neah Bay, and an air crew from Port Angeles respond. Coast Guard medevaced an 89-year-old man suffering from a stroke from a Carnival cruise ship on Monday.
Coast Guard on Tuesday rescued 11 people after their charter plane crashed on the Prince of Wales Island near Ketchikan, Alaska. Some were taken to a medical center in Ketchikan, but no details about their condition have been released.
He did not say if the coach , the only adult with the boys for nine days before they found, was able to dive and walk out unaided. They will remain in hospital in the nearby city of Chiang Rai for a week, followed by a week's recuperation at home.
Harry and Meghan could be seen holding hands as they carried out their duties and spoke to a number of children during the event. The frock featured ruffle detail and a boatneck neckline, which has become Markle's signature royal style .
Sea Shepherd: Icelandic Whalers Slaughter Blue Whale
Experts claim it is a blue whale, a protected species which has not been harpooned by anyone for the last fifty years. Nicole Beynon of Humane Society International Australia said: "Killing a blue whale is unforgivable".
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