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Messer: Base confirmation on merits - Muncie Star Press;

Messer: Base confirmation on merits - Muncie Star Press

Muncie Star PressMesser: Base confirmation on meritsMuncie Star PressIn a 2016 Wish TV/Ball State University survey, Hoosiers listed Supreme Court appointments as the second-most important issue at stake in the 2016 presidential election. Only the economy rated higher. For these Supreme Court-oriented voters, President ...and more »

Supreme Court nominee Gorsuch has sided with businesses on labor issues - Los Angeles Times;

Supreme Court nominee Gorsuch has sided with businesses on labor issues - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesSupreme Court nominee Gorsuch has sided with businesses on labor issuesLos Angeles TimesIn a decade as a federal appeals court judge, Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch has criticized courts for giving too much power to government agencies that enforce the nation's labor and employment laws. As a lawyer in private practice, he also backed ...and more »

Gorsuch Nomination Puts Spotlight on Agency Powers - New York Times;

Gorsuch Nomination Puts Spotlight on Agency Powers - New York Times

New York TimesGorsuch Nomination Puts Spotlight on Agency PowersNew York TimesJudge Neil M. Gorsuch in Washington on Wednesday. He learned from his mother's experience “what the realpolitik of Washington could be like.” Credit Al Drago/The New York Times. The nomination of Judge Neil M. Gorsuch to the Supreme Court raises the ...and more »

Reading Between the Lines for Gorsuch's Views on Abortion - New York Times;

Reading Between the Lines for Gorsuch's Views on Abortion - New York Times

New York TimesReading Between the Lines for Gorsuch's Views on AbortionNew York TimesJudge Neil M. Gorsuch, left, President Trump's choice for the Supreme Court, after he was nominated at the White House on Tuesday. Credit Al Drago/The New York Times. WASHINGTON — Some of the current members of the Supreme Court had written ...and more »

Sanders on SCOTUS Filibuster - FactCheck.org;

Sanders on SCOTUS Filibuster - FactCheck.org

FactCheck.orgSanders on SCOTUS FilibusterFactCheck.orgAsked if he would support a filibuster of President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Sen. Bernie Sanders said President Barack “Obama's nominations required 60 votes.” It's true that Obama's Supreme Court nominees received 60 votes, but it wasn't ...and more »

Will the Supreme Court Stand Up to Trump? - New York Times;

Will the Supreme Court Stand Up to Trump? - New York Times

New York TimesWill the Supreme Court Stand Up to Trump?New York TimesThe election of Donald J. Trump promises to restore to the Supreme Court the working conservative majority that Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. lost a year ago when Justice Antonin Scalia's death left the court deadlocked 4-4 on important issues. But ...and more »

For Highest US Court, a Harvard or Yale Education Is a Must - Voice of America;

For Highest US Court, a Harvard or Yale Education Is a Must - Voice of America

Voice of AmericaFor Highest US Court, a Harvard or Yale Education Is a MustVoice of AmericaNeil Gorsuch, President Donald Trump's choice for the United States Supreme Court, has something in common with the court's current members. He studied at Harvard Law School, as did four current Supreme Court justices. A fifth justice, Ruth Bader ...and more »

Trump's blasts at judge raise questions for Gorsuch on independence - Washington Post;

Trump's blasts at judge raise questions for Gorsuch on independence - Washington Post

Washington PostTrump's blasts at judge raise questions for Gorsuch on independenceWashington PostPresident Trump's Twitter assault on the “so-called judge” who put a nationwide hold on the president's executive order on immigration has motivated Democrats to challenge Trump's choice for the Supreme Court, Judge Neil Gorsuch, on an important but ...and more »

Here's What We Know About Neil Gorsuch - NPR;

Here's What We Know About Neil Gorsuch - NPR

NPRHere's What We Know About Neil GorsuchNPRNeil Gorsuch is the president's nominee for the Supreme Court. What do we know about him as a person? For one, he likes to drive a convertible with the top down. LOURDES GARCIA-NAVARRO, HOST: It seems like five weeks and not five days since the ...and more »

Gorsuch Must Condemn Trump's Attack on a Judge - New York Times;

Gorsuch Must Condemn Trump's Attack on a Judge - New York Times

New York TimesGorsuch Must Condemn Trump's Attack on a JudgeNew York TimesPresident Trump with Judge Neil Gorsuch in the East Room of the White House after announcing Mr. Gorsuch as his nominee for the Supreme Court. Credit Carolyn Kaster/Associated Press.. Judge Neil Gorsuch, President Trump's nominee for the Supreme ...and more »

In His Own Words: Gorsuch's Lively Writings at Columbia - New York Times;

In His Own Words: Gorsuch's Lively Writings at Columbia - New York Times

New York TimesIn His Own Words: Gorsuch's Lively Writings at ColumbiaNew York TimesJudge Neil M. Gorsuch spoke in the East Room of the White House after President Trump introduced him as his Supreme Court nominee on Tuesday. Credit Al Drago/The New York Times. WASHINGTON — Decades before he began writing legal opinions, ...and more »

Trump's Supreme Court pick is deeply opposed to assisted suicide - PBS NewsHour;

Trump's Supreme Court pick is deeply opposed to assisted suicide - PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHourTrump's Supreme Court pick is deeply opposed to assisted suicidePBS NewsHourSupreme Court Nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch meets with Senator Cory Gardner (R-CO) on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., February 1, 2017. Photo by Joshua Roberts/Reuters. WASHINGTON — President Trump's Supreme Court nominee is a constitutional ...and more »

Week in review: 'Nuclear' Supreme Court fight | Drew Peterson's kid talks | Caterpillar to Chicago area - Chicago Tribune;

Week in review: 'Nuclear' Supreme Court fight | Drew Peterson's kid talks | Caterpillar to Chicago area - Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneWeek in review: 'Nuclear' Supreme Court fight | Drew Peterson's kid talks | Caterpillar to Chicago areaChicago TribuneFederal Judge Neil Gorsuch is President Donald Trump's nominee to fill the vacancy on the Supreme Court left by Antonin Scalia's death. Here are recaps of the week's stories (Sunday through Friday) to catch you up on what's been happening.and more »

Neil Gorsuch Fast Facts - CNN

Neil Gorsuch Fast FactsCNN(CNN) Here is a look at the life of US Supreme Court nominee, Neil Gorsuch. Personal: Birth date: August 29, 1967. Birth place: Denver, Colorado. Birth name: Neil McGill Gorsuch. Father: David Gorsuch, lawyer. Read More. Mother: Anne Gorsuch Burford, ...and more »

How Trump's supreme court nominee would tip the balance – in data - The Guardian (blog);

How Trump's supreme court nominee would tip the balance – in data - The Guardian (blog)

The Guardian (blog)How Trump's supreme court nominee would tip the balance – in dataThe Guardian (blog)If confirmed, the president's choice of Neil Gorsuch to replace the late Antonin Scalia will result in five of the nine SCOTUS seats being held by Republican nominees. So how will this change things, and for how long? Play Video. Play. Current Time 0:00.and more »

6 questions answered about 'the nuclear option,' the filibuster, and Supreme Court nominations - PolitiFact;

6 questions answered about 'the nuclear option,' the filibuster, and Supreme Court nominations - PolitiFact

PolitiFact6 questions answered about 'the nuclear option,' the filibuster, and Supreme Court nominationsPolitiFactNow that President Donald Trump has tapped Neil Gorsuch to fill an open seat on the Supreme Court, the Senate is once again careening toward a showdown over "the nuclear option," an obscure but important rule that governs how the chamber conducts its ...and more »

Supreme Court Nominee Neil Gorsuch Has a Troubling History When Ruling on Disability Rights Cases - ACLU (blog);

Supreme Court Nominee Neil Gorsuch Has a Troubling History When Ruling on Disability Rights Cases - ACLU (blog)

ACLU (blog)Supreme Court Nominee Neil Gorsuch Has a Troubling History When Ruling on Disability Rights CasesACLU (blog)President Donald Trump with Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch at the White House. (Photo: The White House). On Tuesday night, President Trump nominated Neil Gorsuch, a federal appellate judge, as his nominee to replace the late Antonin Scalia to ...and more »

Ask Neil Gorsuch about Merrick Garland - The Boston Globe;

Ask Neil Gorsuch about Merrick Garland - The Boston Globe

The Boston GlobeAsk Neil Gorsuch about Merrick GarlandThe Boston GlobePresident Trump's nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch gives Senate Democrats an opportunity to put a difficult question to the nominee: Does he believe that Senate Republicans acted constitutionally and properly in preventing President Obama's Supreme ...and more »

Angling for a Supreme Pick - The Weekly Standard (blog);

Angling for a Supreme Pick - The Weekly Standard (blog)

The Weekly Standard (blog)Angling for a Supreme PickThe Weekly Standard (blog)When Donald Trump released his first list of potential Supreme Court nominees last May, Neil Gorsuch's name was not on it. The inner circle of Trump's advisers were aware of Gorsuch's lofty reputation as a judge. Still, they kept him off the list ...and more »

Why Democrats should obstruct Neil Gorsuch's confirmation - Chicago Tribune;

Why Democrats should obstruct Neil Gorsuch's confirmation - Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneWhy Democrats should obstruct Neil Gorsuch's confirmationChicago TribuneFederal Judge Neil Gorsuch is President Donald Trump's nominee to fill the vacancy on the Supreme Court left by Antonin Scalia's death. Eric ZornContact ReporterChange of Subject. Oh, Democrats, you poor, dear Democrats: Last March, your ...and more »