10th Circuit Nominee Breezes Through Senate Hearing

President Donald Trump’s second nominee to the 10th Circuit breezed through a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday, telling senators he would follow precedent and be careful not to let his personal views impact his decision-making if confirmed to the bench.

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7th Circuit Nominee Downplays Concerns Over His Views on Legal Precedent

President Donald Trump’s pick for a seat on the Seventh Circuit Wednesday downplayed Democrats’ concerns about his commitment to following precedent, saying he consistently applied principles set out in case law while serving as a Wisconsin state court judge.

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Fifth Circuit Nominee Pressed on Rulings Against Women Plaintiffs

Kurt Engelhardt, President Donald Trump’s nominee for a seat on the Fifth Circuit, on Wednesday defended a pair of rulings against female plaintiffs in sexual harassment and pregnancy discrimination cases, by saying as egregious as the claims were, they just didn’t pass legal muster.

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Trump Health Nominee Wary of Government Drug Price Negotiations

President Donald Trump’s pick to be the nation’s next health secretary told the Senate Finance Committee on Tuesday that “drug prices are too high”  but said he’s wary of the federal government having a broad role in negotiating prescription drug prices.

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