Susan Collins Says She Won’t Support a Supreme Court Nominee Who Opposes Roe v. Wade

Sen. Susan Collins of Maine will be a key vote for the confirmation of an eventual nominee to the Supreme Court selected by President Donald Trump. A lot is at stake with the nomination, and Collins, who likes to position herself as a so-called “moderate” Republican, isn’t exactly someone you can count on to do the…

Mitch McConnell Would Love It if People Stopped Pointing Out His Shameless Hypocrisy

To hear Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell tell it, the clear victim of Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy’s resignation isn’t women or LGBTQ people or anyone else whose civil rights are now in even greater jeopardy from the impending swing towards a solidly far-right court. No, the chief victim is poor Mitch…

Here Are Some of the Monsters Trump Is Considering as Anthony Kennedy's Replacement

Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy—the court’s key swing vote who was fairly good on LGBTQ rights and a disaster on virtually everything else—announced his retirement on Wednesday, handing President Donald Trump the opportunity to name a second far right monster to the highest court in the land twice within his…