Then-nominee to the U.S. Supreme Court Brett Kavanaugh
"This request for documents is a critically important step toward fleshing out the woefully inadequate record of Brett Kavanaugh's career that Senate Republicans insisted was enough to confirm him."
Julia Conley, staff writer
"We need a president who will prioritize these issues—not treat them as an...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Planned Parenthood supporters
Warning of "severe" consequences for reproductive healthcare, critics condemn...


One of the best things Barack Obama has done since being elected President was selecting Dawn Johnsen to head the Office of Legal Counsel -- the office of Jay Bybee, John Yoo, Stephen Bradbury, torture memos, and theories of presidential omnipotence . Johnsen expressed outrage over the extremism and lawlessness of the Bush administration not (like most political and media elites) in the last few weeks when doing so was easy and irrelevant, but did so loudly and continuously while those crimes...