Politics

Senate's Responsibility to Confirm Supreme Court Nominee 'Ironclad,' White House Says
February 15, 2016

ABC News(RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif.) — The White House is pushing back against Senate Republicans vowing to block President Obama’s eventual nominee…

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Obstacles Along the Road From Nominee to Supreme Court Justice
February 15, 2016

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The process for confirming a U.S. Supreme Court Justice goes like this: A vacancy occurs on the…

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Bill Clinton Tells Protester to Follow Trump 'Like Moses to the Promised Land'
February 15, 2016

ABCNews.com(RIVIERA BEACH, Fla.) — At a capacity campaign event in Riviera Beach, Florida, Bill Clinton played campaign surrogate again for his…

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Inside Justices Antonin Scalia and Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Friendship
February 15, 2016

Alex Wong/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Supreme Court Justices Antonin Scalia and Ruth Bader Ginsburg were on opposite ends of the legal spectrum,…

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Trump Calls Cruz 'Liar' and 'Unstable,' Threatens to Sue Him
February 15, 2016

Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images(HANAHAN, S.C.) — Donald Trump called Sen. Ted Cruz an “unstable person” and a “liar” and threatened to…

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Donald Trump Floats Idea of a Third-Party Run Again
February 15, 2016

iStock Editorial/Thinkstock(MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C.) — At a town hall Monday in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, Donald Trump floated the idea —…

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Sen. Lindsey Graham Would 'Re-Evaluate' Supporting Trump
February 15, 2016

Darren McCollester/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — A prominent U.S. senator from South Carolina said Monday morning he needs to “re-evaluate” whether he would…

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George W. Bush Prepares to Give Jeb an Assist in South Carolina
February 15, 2016

ABC News(GREENVILLE, S.C.) — It was a common refrain for Jeb Bush one recent morning in South Carolina. He was speaking…

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Today on the Trail — 2/15/16
February 15, 2016

ABC News(WASHINGTON) — It’s a busy day in South Carolina Monday for the Republican presidential candidates. After months of speculation, Jeb…

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John Kasich 'Would Send Somebody' to Supreme Court if He Were President
February 15, 2016

ABC/Ida Mae Astute(WASHINGTON) — Republican presidential candidate Gov. John Kasich said on Sunday that he does not think President Obama should…

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