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Why Trump Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh Is Business's New Best Friend

Why Trump Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh Is Business's New Best Friend

Brett Kavanaugh, who has served on the Court of Appeals District of Columbia Circuit since 2006, was nominated by President Donald Trump to be the next associate justice on the Supreme Court.

Trump praised his record when he nominated him: 'Judge Kavanaugh has impeccable credentials, unsurpassed qualifications and a proven commitment to equal justice under the law'.

It's official! President Donald Trump has named Brett Michael Kavanaugh has his Supreme Court Justice nominee! Trump's other leading candidates for the post were fellow federal appellate judges Thomas Hardiman, Raymond Kethledge and Amy Coney Barrett.

"Does the president agree with the 2009 writing?" host John Berman followed up.

The White House wants Kavanaugh to be in place by October 1, when the court's next term formally opens, and Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said the Senate will vote to confirm Kennedy's successor in the fall.

Republicans will target three Democrats facing re-election in conservative states where Trump won big majorities in the 2016 election - Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota, Joe Manchin of West Virginia and Joe Donnelly of in - to support Kavanaugh. He dissented from a ruling that let an undocumented immigrant teenager get an abortion while in federal custody.

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The breaking news of Mr. Trump's nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh generated almost seven times more interactions than CNN, the closest news competitor.

He is now a United States Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit.

Brown, a prominent liberal voice, said he had some "serious concerns" about Kavanaugh's rulings - but insisted he hasn't made a decision.

"I am pleased to say that I have found without doubt that person". In exchange for this act of good will, Democrats will insist that Kavanaugh answer all fair questions at his confirmation hearing. We'll unpack President Trump's pick for the next Supreme Court Justice. With his benefactor looming behind him, he continued with this bit of sycophantic hyperbole: "No president has ever consulted more widely, or talked with more people from more backgrounds, to seek input about a Supreme Court nomination".

As how Kavanaugh would rule on the highest court, perhaps the most encouraging evidence comes from a speech he delivered past year to the American Enterprise Institute on the legal philosophy of the late Chief Justice William Rehnquist, whom he called "my first judicial hero".

Meeting helped: CNN and Politico have a similar take: Trump "walked away from a private chat with the retiring justice convinced that Kavanaugh-who once clerked for Kennedy-was the top choice", per CNN. The White House said Monday that former Arizona Sen.

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The White House hopes Kyl's close ties to Senate Republicans will help smooth the path for Trump's eventual selection to win confirmation. He works for Washington-based lobbying firm Covington & Burling.

Before a full vote on the chamber floor, the prospective justice will be grilled by the Senate Judiciary Committee in hearings that can go on for days. "The process so mirrored 'The Bachelor, ' several folks quipped, that Mr. Trump would ask his nominee, 'Will you accept this robe?'"

The Democratic senator is up for re-election this year in a state Trump won in 2016.

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Americans for Prosperity, a conservative policy advocacy group backed by the influential Koch network, has planned a seven-figure ad campaign to support Kavanaugh, as it did a year ago on behalf of Gorsuch, as well as mounting a grassroots campaign in Indiana, North Dakota and West Virginia.

Conservative Christians have long vied to overturn that decision, and Mr Trump has previously said he wants "pro-life" justices opposed to abortion rights.

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