Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to stymie Governor Andy Beshear's coronavirus restrictions on in-person classes at religious schools.
Late Wednesday, Trump-appointee Justice Amy Coney Barrett played her first decisive role in the Supreme Court as it ruled against Governor Andrew Cuomo's COVID-19 restrictions for religious services.
The Roman Catholic Church and Orthodox Jewish synagogues in the Brooklyn and Queens borough of New York City sued to challenge attendance limits at houses of worship.
"You've gotta nominate Amy Coney Barrett," Mitch McConnell allegedly told President Donald Trump after the death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
Feinstein, the ranking member of the Judiciary Committee, faced swift calls by progressive groups to step down from her post after praising Chairman Lindsey Graham for how he conducted the confirmation hearing of Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett.
Both states had abortion on their ballots in the 2020 election, at a time when Roe v Wade is once again in the national spotlight.
Moving forward, and with Amy Coney Barrett on the Supreme Court, Democrats have an obligation to the majority they represent to pull no punches against Republicans' minority rule.
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He made the comments while campaigning in Pennsylvania Saturday and has suggested the election will be decided in the high court in the days or weeks after November 3.
Clinton has questioned the judge's views on originalism and what her appointment could mean for the Affordable Care Act.
The Girl Scouts said the post congratulating Justice Amy Coney Barrett was "quickly viewed as a political and partisan statement which was not our intent."
A group of progressive New York elected officials made the appeal to the Senate minority leader after the swearing in of Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court.
Massachusetts senator criticized the Supreme Court's rejection to extend deadline for counting mail-in ballots in the battleground state.
A devout Catholic with seven children, Justice Barrett, 48, took the oath of office at the White House alongside President Donald Trump.
Hollywood has been rallying behind the Democrats, urging their fans to get out and vote and expressing their outrage at Coney Barrett's rushed confirmation.
The Republican Party is fighting to keep control of the House, the Senate and the White House over the next seven days.
Amy Coney Barrett was confirmed to the Supreme Court, approved 52 to 48 in a Senate vote.
"There is a real difference between what Democrats and Republicans are looking for in a Supreme Court justice," Senator Ted Cruz said.
The Supreme Court's move rightward makes the Chief Justice's role less relevant, but don't underestimate Roberts' ability to maneuver.
What's at stake is not partisan politics. It is representative government.
The Maine Republican voted with all 47 members of the Democratic Caucus against the conservative Trump nominee.
When asked if she believed Medicare was constitutional, Barrett responded she couldn't answer the question "in the abstract."
"When his party bosses call," the ad says of Cornyn, "he jumps to rush through a Supreme Court nominee."
Women in cities across the U.S. joined the "Red Cloak Protest"—a national effort to rally against Barrett's Supreme Court nomination.
It is alarming to watch Republicans in Congress support an attack on Americans' health care during the worst public health crisis in modern history.
Pence is president of the Senate, and has said he plans to attend the confirmation vote Monday night for Amy Coney Barrett.
The Democratic senator said Republicans were appointing Amy Coney Barrett to "advance an extremist agenda" beyond 2020.