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Most states across the country use one of a handful of different methods to select their judges, including popular elections and merit selection. California operates a little differently.
Trump has called Sessions “VERY weak” for not investigating alleged Hillary Clinton “crimes.” But Sessions has bowed out of any Clinton probes.
With five investigations underway into ties between Trump associates and the Russians, it's difficult to know what each committee is doing. We created a guide to help you understand what each of the Trump probes is looking for and how.
Robert Mueller knows that, too.
The president’s proposal to defund the nation’s flagship domestic service program is unwise and unpatriotic. Lawmakers should look elsewhere to make cuts.
As the nation celebrates its 241st birthday, it is important to remember that the Age of Trump is a grievous deviation from American norms.
Should he leave the Supreme Court anytime soon, Kennedy’s successor is likely to eliminate the judicial branch as an effective check-and-balance on partisan power.
The fact that Trump’s defenders raise their voices to advocate for the president reflects his shaky legal position.
The administration continues to lunge in the wrong direction and to threaten harm to women everywhere.
Appointing Clarke would damage the agency’s ability to coordinate with state and local partners and elevate his fringe views to the national stage.