"As a fair legal mind, defender of the Constitution, and a judge on the D.C. Circuit, Brett Kavanaugh is prepared for a seat on the Supreme Court", Byrne posted on Facebook and Twitter. A favorite of the Republican legal establishment in Washington, Kavanaugh, 53, is a former law clerk for retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy. The ad is expected to feature an introductory bio on the president's yet-to-be-named Supreme Court nominee. The American Family Association has already expressed its opposition to Kavanaugh, calling on the Senate to reject him. They believe Kavanaugh is not sufficiently conservative and disagree with portions of opinions he has written relating to abortion and the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare.
The White House plans a robust promotional campaign on Kavanaugh's behalf.
"My judicial philosophy is straightforward", he said. "Judge Kavanaugh clearly understands the proper role of a judge is to interpret the law as it is written and apply the law impartially. A judge must interpret statutes as written and a judge must interpret the Constitution as written, informed by history and tradition and precedent".
But there may be more to Trump's choice than just support for Kavanaugh's alleged judicial independence.
Kavanaugh, whose wife and two daughters were with him Monday night, said he was "deeply humbled" by the nomination.
Kennedy's retirement paves the way for Trump's second Supreme Court appointment. A majority of 51 votes is needed for a confirmation.
"I think that Donald Trump said he was going to energize the base with this pick".
"Tomorrow I begin meeting with members of the Senate", he said. Feinstein is the ranking Democrat on the Judiciary Committee.
The introduction to the statement read "In response to Donald Trump's nomination of XX to the Supreme Court of the United States". Thomas, at 70, is the oldest of the court's remaining Republican appointees. "The most important thing we can do".
Tenth boy walks from Thai cave as rescue mission nears end
The boys were carried out on a stretcher on Tuesday, making them the first two to come out on the rescue's third day. It is understood that the British divers participating in the rescue specifically asked for Dr Harris' expertise.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said they will hold a confirmation vote this fall.
The president has also been wooing red-state Democrats as a kind of insurance policy. The justices who remain on the court include three who have backed broad abortion restrictions and a fourth, Gorsuch, who in all likelihood would. Joe Manchin of West Virginia, Joe Donnelly of IN and Heidi Heitkamp North Dakota. Democratic senators running for re-election in states Trump carried in 2016 will face pressure to back his nominee.
Trump also met with Republican Sens. Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, to oppose any nominee who threatens Roe v. Wade. "He swung to the other side on the question of gay rights and abortion, and those are the particular issues that concern those on the left".
Recently, he said he wouldn't ask any potential nominees about Roe during interviews.
The nomination, if confirmed by the Senate, would represent one of the most consequential decisions of Trump's presidency. But with only 49 votes in the Senate, Democrats have few tools to work with. But McConnell said senators should give him "the fairness, respect, and seriousness that a Supreme Court nomination ought to command". Like Trump's first nominee previous year, Justice Neil Gorsuch, Kavanaugh would be a young addition who could help remake the court for decades to come with rulings that could restrict abortion, expand gun rights and roll back key parts of Obamacare.
Prior to his time as a judge he oversaw an investigation into the death of a deputy counsel for President Bill Clinton.
Senate Republicans' stonewalling strategy extended to lower courts as well.
Brett Kavanaugh is a strong pick for the Supreme Court.
The US actor is directing, producing and starring in the six episode miniseries based on Joseph Heller's famous novel. George and Amal met back in 2013 when Amal attended a party at the Ocean's Eleven star's house in Lake Como, Italy.
In May, Bloomberg reported that Microsoft was working on low-priced 10-inch tablet to compete with Apple's iPad . Microsoft has also packed a USB Type-C 3.1 port that can charge the tablet or transfer data to external devices.
Around 80 percent of them are teenagers who tried to make the crossing without their parents, HHS Secretary Alex Azar has said. On June 26, Sabraw set deadlines of Tuesday to reunite children under 5 with their families and July 26 for older children.
The person also "repeatedly shouted obscenities" at Bannon, Cooke said in a statement posted to the bookstore's website . The Richmond Police Department confirmed that it received a call Saturday about someone yelling at a political figure .
Catherine's parents, her sister and brother-in-law Pippa and James Matthews and her brother James will also be in attendance. Meghan Markle only officially joined the royal family two months ago, but she's already sounding the part.
The paper also tweeted a photo of his scooter abandoned by the side of the road with a Mercedes estate vehicle just feet away. La Nuova also reports that George's wife, Amal Clooney , rushed to be by his side when she heard news of his hospitalization.
It's also a big win for Germany, one of the few countries allowed to send a doctor to China past year to examine Liu Xiaobo. He was later released but remained closely monitored, according to friends of the family, and is still in China.
The EU official, however, said that United Kingdom politicians take a "huge risk" if they enter a deep political crisis at home. May told Parliament in a heated session that her plan was "not a betrayal" of the referendum vote.
Of course, this could just be the start for this England team, like 2006 was for Germany. "Before I knew it, I'd missed my train". "What I would like is the England from before, but now they are very strong and we have to respect them", he said.
Elsewhere, Milos Raonic beat Mackenzie McDonald in four sets to reach the quarter-finals for the third year in a row. The trio have all won at least two Wimbledon titles but Rusedski believes Federer will come out on top once again.
The Fortnite Worlds Collide event appears to be the evolution point for Season 4's transformation into Season 5. Fans are expecting to see keymap landmarks switched out for new locations, which has already started to happen.
Owning an Android phone in the United States of America or using Verizon are also signs that you're in the high-income bracket. In 2004 (some three years before the launch of the smartphone), status symbols included owning your own auto or home computer.
Henderson hopeful on fitness for World Cup semi-final
Vardy was an unused substitute in England's quarter-final win over Sweden on Saturday after picking up a groin injury last week. This trend has powered the rise of teams that traditionally do not do well in World Cups .
The End Is Nigh for NASA's Planet-Hunting Kepler Space Telescope
An artist's illustration of NASA's Kepler space telescope , which has discovered about 70 percent of all known exoplanets to date. For now, Kepler's team is concentrating on the downloading of data gathered during the spacecraft's most recent observation.
France take on Belgium for a place in the final
The attacker has been crucial to Belgium's run to the semi-finals, providing two goals and two assists for his side. Kompany looked shaken by Brazil's speed in the second half of the quarter-final, which will give Mbappe confidence.
Four More Boys Pulled From Flooded Thailand Cave
Soccer's governing body, FIFA, has invited the boys to the World Cup final in Moscow on Sunday if they make it out in time. So far eight boys aged between 12 and 16 have been led out of the cave system by a team of expert divers over two days.
Prince Louis christened at private ceremony
It is the latter that she had remade in a yellow colour for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's royal wedding . James's Palace in London . " Please join me in praying for him and his family on this special day ".
Whatsapp launches ad campaign to tackle fake news
In the ad Whatsapp says that technology companies, the government, and community groups must come together to fight fake news. This causes rumors to spread, and can cause law and order problems as was recently reported regarding the mob lynchings .