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"Judge Kavanaugh has spent many years working to improve the lives of others & working to protect the rights of private citizens, while strictly interpreting the laws and our Constitution as they were written," the senators wrote to .
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Senate Judiciary Aug 18
“He will be an advocate for freedom for the people of the United States and an outstanding addition to the Supreme Court,” a majority of Iowa state senators wrote to in a letter endorsing Judge Kavanaugh's nomination to
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Senate Judiciary Aug 18
“Judge Kavanaugh is a superbly qualified nominee who understands the difference between a judge and a legislator. He judges based on the facts of the case, the law & the Constitution, without regard to preferred policy or political outcomes”—
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Senate Judiciary Aug 18
“My committee continues to thoroughly examine Judge Kavanaugh’s record, including his 12 distinguished years on the D.C. circuit court of appeals, using the most transparent process in history,” Committee Chairman said.
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Senate Judiciary Aug 18
"All 29 members of the Iowa Senate Republican caucus have signed a letter supporting the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the United States Supreme Court."
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ChuckGrassley Aug 16
2/2 Pres Trump wants something done on prison/crim justice reform. So do I. will b important BIPARTISAN win for country, something many hv tried 2 accomplish for yrs. AG Sessions surely needs to support POTUS’ policy priorities, otherwise he’s UNDERMINING
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ChuckGrassley Aug 16
As said he’s working very hard w the Senate to refine a criminal justice reform proposal that we can pass into law. Pres Trump & I are very tough on crime. Also want to “treat our Americans fairly” 1/2
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Senate Judiciary Aug 16
.: Chairman speaks from the Senate floor on Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearings and the Democrats attempt to manipulate the American people.
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Senate Judiciary Aug 16
“With his vast legal experience and impeccable, mainstream credentials, Judge Kavanaugh is the best choice for the Supreme Court,” says a letter to the editor of .
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Senate Judiciary Aug 16
. letter to the editor: promised Americans that his Supreme Court nominee would honor the Constitution and respect the rule of law. Judge Kavanaugh is the right person for that job.
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Senate Judiciary Aug 16
Judge Kavanaugh’s judicial record “tells us that his approach to cases like this that involve government power, accountability, and liberty is exactly what America’s Founders intended.”
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Senate Judiciary Aug 16
“That commonsense principle was right then, and it remains right today as the Senate Judiciary Committee prepares for its hearing on the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh. That hearing is set to begin on Sept. 4.”
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Senate Judiciary Aug 16
.: In 2009, current Senate Minority Leader told Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor that “your record on the bench” was “the best way to get a sense of what your record will be on the bench in the future.”
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ChuckGrassley Aug 16
Want 2 know the best way 2 evaluate a justice? Ask Sen Schumer “everybody knows” a judge’s record on the bench “is the best way to evaluate a nominee” Good thing Kavanaugh has 12yrs of judic opinions Let’s stop the fishing expedition+review the relevant record ahead of Sept 4 hrg
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ChuckGrassley Aug 16
ATTN CAPITOL JOURNALISTS: nxt time a sen says they want millions &millions of irrelevant Judge Kavanaugh staff sec docs I encourage u to ask why they didn’t want Justice Kagan’s VERY relevant Solicitor Gen docs? Reason is of course some exec branch docs are too sensitive 2 share
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Senator Hatch Office Aug 16
Hatch on Democrats document games: "There has been much ado about documents. But in the end, it’s much ado about nothing."
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Senate Judiciary Aug 16
“Democrats are losing the battle to prevent Judge Kavanaugh from becoming Justice Kavanaugh." - op-ed
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Senate Judiciary Aug 16
“The record will show that Sen. , Iowa Republican and Senate Judiciary Committee chairman, is leading the most transparent confirmation process of all time.” - op-ed.
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Senate Judiciary Aug 16
. op-ed: Judge Kavanaugh’s record is exemplary. In his 12 years as a judge on the D.C. Circuit — considered the second-most powerful court in the country — Judge Kavanaugh authored 307 opinions and joined hundreds more.
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Senate Judiciary Aug 15
. editorial: is accommodating Democrats according to their own former standards, and he is right to keep on course for a September vote.
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