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As Trump runs out of appeals court vacancies to fill, Lindsey Graham calls for ‘originalist’ judges to take Senior Status

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 28, 2020 at 9:30pm 5/28/2020 at 9:30pm

Last we reported, while you were focused on the pandemic, Mitch McConnell kept moving judicial nominees through the Senate confirmation process, with an eye on filling every vacancy by November. If Republicans lose the presidency or the Senate, the ability to transform the judiciary for a generation will be lost notwithstanding...

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Lindsey Graham Wants Senate Intelligence Committee to Call Whistleblower ‘to Understand How All This Crap Started’

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 3, 2020 at 1:00pm 2/3/2020 at 1:00pm
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Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) said on Sunday Morning Features that his committee will call the whistleblower behind impeachment after the trial.

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Sen. Graham: ‘I’ll Make a Prediction: They’ll be 51 Republican Votes to Call Hunter Biden, Joe Biden, the Whistleblower, and the DNC Staffer’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at 12:54pm 1/28/2020 at 12:54pm
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Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) threw some cold water on the Democrats just moments before day eight of the impeachment trial.

The Democrats desperately want witnesses in the trial, but they seem to forget the Senate has two sides.

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Graham: Let’s Have A Quick Trial Even If Pelosi Doesn’t Hand Over Articles Of Impeachment

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 6, 2020 at 11:00am 1/6/2020 at 11:00am
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Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) suggested on Sunday morning that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell change the impeachment rules if Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi continues to hold the articles of impeachment hostage:

“Well, we’re not going to let Nancy Pelosi use the rules of the Senate to her advantage. This is...

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Lindsey Graham on Impeachment: “I am going to end this as quickly as I can”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 8, 2019 at 8:00pm 12/8/2019 at 8:00pm
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Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) appeared on Fox News Sunday morning and blasted House Democrats in general and Rep. Adam Schiff (D-NY) in particular.  Graham, who serves as Chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee, also shared his intention to end the impeachment trial “as quickly as I can for...

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Graham Wants Schiff to Testify if Senate has Impeachment Trial

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 11:27am 11/14/2019 at 11:27am
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Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) wants House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff to testify if the Senate has an impeachment trial:

“As a matter of oversight, I’m not going to call a House member, but if you impeach the president of the United States, I want to find out if in fact Schiff...

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Lindsey Graham Lobs “Communist” at “The Squad,” AOC Accuses him of Wanting to “bring back 1950s McCarthyism”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at 9:00am 7/16/2019 at 9:00am

Something happened to Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) on the way to Justice Kavanaugh’s confirmation.  At one point during the hearings, Graham finally “got” it and let loose a fiery tirade against the Democrats for their treatment of Kavanaugh.

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Liberal activist groups howl over “Monster Markup” of Trump judicial nominees

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 7, 2019 at 8:30pm 2/7/2019 at 8:30pm
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There has been a fair amount of conservative frustration that the Trump administration was slow to get off the mark to renominate and start the confirmation process for judicial nominees held over from the last Congress.

Particularly as to vacancies on the 9th Circuit, there were fears that the administr...

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Time to fire up the judicial confirmation engines again

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 20, 2019 at 6:00pm 1/20/2019 at 6:00pm
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I’m so old, I remember when Republicans were ramming judicial nominations through the Senate, and Democrats were squealing like stuck pigs about it.

Then came Jeff Flake’s attempt to disrupt the process unless a bill were passed protecting Mueller, and...

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New Senate Judiciary Chair Lindsey Graham “Hell-Bent” on Getting Another Conservative on Supreme Court

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 13, 2019 at 7:15pm 1/13/2019 at 7:15pm
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As Ruth Bader Ginsburg watch continues, Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) says he’s “hell bent” on replacing her—or any Justice who leaves the Supreme Court—with a conservative.  As the new chairman of the powerful Senate Judiciary Committee, he’s in a position to follow through.

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Lindsey Graham on Border Wall: “We’re not going to give in to this radical left, ever”

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 7, 2019 at 5:00pm 1/7/2019 at 5:00pm

Sunday, Sen. Lindsey Graham joined Face the Nation where he minced no words about the border wall funding standoff.

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Chuck Grassley Will Leave Judiciary Committee for Finance Committee

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 16, 2018 at 1:00pm 11/16/2018 at 1:00pm
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Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) has decided to leave the Senate Judiciary Committee, which he chaired, to lead the Senate Finance Committee. From Politico:

“The economy is better than it’s been in years and there’s a sense of optimism about the future of our country that people haven’t felt in a long time...

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Lindsey Graham’s Five Most Awesome Defenses of Brett Kavanaugh

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 7, 2018 at 8:30pm 10/7/2018 at 8:30pm

Out of all the horror and vileness of the Democrats’ all-out war on Justice Brett Kavanaugh, there comes a most welcome surprise:  Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC).  The man has been on fire all week, and he is not close to stopping.

Following are Graham’s five most awesome moments in defense...

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Lindsey Graham to Kavanaugh Protester: “Why don’t we dunk him in water and see if he floats”

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 4, 2018 at 2:03pm 10/4/2018 at 2:03pm

If Lindsey Graham unleashing hellfire and fury on the Senate Judiciary Committee was great, this is amazing.

During a conference, a woman popped in to pester Sen. Graham about Kavanaugh. She was carrying on, calling Kavanaugh a liar, and then suggested that if Kavanaugh took a polygraph test, “it would all...

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Lindsey Graham on Fire: ‘This is the Most Unethical Sham Since I’ve Been in Politics’

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 5:39pm 9/27/2018 at 5:39pm
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Sen. Graham: If Korean Peace Holds, Trump Should Win Nobel Peace Prize

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 3:30pm 4/28/2018 at 3:30pm
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For those of us who were stunned when Obama won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2009, the idea of awarding the Nobel Peace Prize for an actual accomplishment is somewhat novel and heartening.  Even though we understand that the Nobel committee doesn’t award its Peace Prize on the grounds of achievement,...

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Unconditional surrender by Democrats is the only acceptable outcome to the #SchumerShutdown

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 21, 2018 at 9:00pm 1/21/2018 at 9:00pm

As this post goes live, there are lots of rumors of some sort of “deal” between Democrat and Republican “moderates” to end the government funding impasse.

The Democrats, and particularly Chuck Schumer, have talked themselves into a dead end of seeming to put the interests of illegal aliens ahead of U.S. citizens....

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