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How We Covered the Kavanaugh Hearings

How We Covered the Kavanaugh Hearings

VICE editors discuss how they approached reporting on the momentous hearings over an allegation of sexual assault against the Supreme Court nominee.
Trump Revokes Security Clearance for Critic and Obama Official John Brennan

Trump Revokes Security Clearance for Critic and Obama Official John Brennan

President Donald Trump has revoked former CIA Director John Brennan’s security clearance, accusing him of “erratic conduct and behavior,” White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said.
A Trump-Country Democrat Fights to Keep North Dakota Senate Seat

A Trump-Country Democrat Fights to Keep North Dakota Senate Seat

Across vast acres of lush emerald-green prairie, a hundred towering white turbines whirl in the breeze in Courtenay, North Dakota. It’s Trump country, and Democratic Senator Heidi Heitkamp is there to
Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court Confirmation Hearing to Start September 4

Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court Confirmation Hearing to Start September 4

Brett Kavanaugh’s U.S. Supreme Court confirmation hearing will start Sept. 4, the Senate Judiciary Committee said Friday, as documents showed he once argued that President Bill Clinton shouldn’t be
Kavanaugh Documents Won't Be Ready Until October, Archives Says

Kavanaugh Documents Won't Be Ready Until October, Archives Says

Thousands of pages of documents related to Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s White House work won’t be ready for Senate review before the end of October, the National Archives said Thursday,
Promoting Voter ID Laws, Trump Says Identification Needed to Buy Groceries

Promoting Voter ID Laws, Trump Says Identification Needed to Buy Groceries

"If you go out and you want to buy groceries, you need a picture on a card, you need ID," Trump said at the event at the Florida State Fairgrounds in Tampa. "You go out and you want to buy anything,
Collins Sides With GOP Leaders in Kavanaugh Documents Fight

Collins Sides With GOP Leaders in Kavanaugh Documents Fight

While Democrats are crying foul after Republican leaders angled to limit disclosures of documents related to Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s past work, one of the GOP senators whose vote may
Trump Loyalist Gets Surprise Fight From Democrat in Senate Race

Trump Loyalist Gets Surprise Fight From Democrat in Senate Race

The U.S. Senate race in Tennessee shouldn’t have been much of a worry for Republicans in 2018. Democrat Phil Bredesen has made it so.
Manchin Says He’s Undecided on Kavanaugh After Two-Hour Meeting

Manchin Says He’s Undecided on Kavanaugh After Two-Hour Meeting

Senator Joe Manchin of West Virginia became the first Democrat in the chamber to meet with Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, and after the two-hour private session Monday the senator said he
A Trade Truce, an Iran Warning and Truly Wild Weather

A Trade Truce, an Iran Warning and Truly Wild Weather

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Trump’s Deregulators Emboldened by Kavanaugh Supreme Court Pick

Trump’s Deregulators Emboldened by Kavanaugh Supreme Court Pick

Trump administration officials were putting the finishing touches on a strategy to roll back car pollution standards when they received a boost from an unexpected source: the Supreme Court.
Trump Weighs Revoking Security Clearances for Several Ex-Obama Officials

Trump Weighs Revoking Security Clearances for Several Ex-Obama Officials

President Donald Trump is considering revoking the security clearances of former FBI Director James Comey, ex-CIA Director John Brennan and other Obama-era national security officials who have
Rand Paul Says He Wants Trump to Revoke Brennan’s Security Clearance

Rand Paul Says He Wants Trump to Revoke Brennan’s Security Clearance

Senator Rand Paul said he’s meeting with President Donald Trump Monday and plans to ask him to block access to sensitive information by a former top U.S. intelligence official who’s been fiercely
Trump Nominee Retreat Foreshadows Kavanaugh Document Fight

Trump Nominee Retreat Foreshadows Kavanaugh Document Fight

President Donald Trump’s drive to move federal courts in a conservative direction hit a rare setback Thursday, when a Republican senator’s revolt over an appeals court nominee’s controversial college
Senator Cortez Masto Will Not Support Trump's CFPB Nominee

Senator Cortez Masto Will Not Support Trump's CFPB Nominee

Senator Catherine Cortez Masto, a member of the Senate Banking Committee and a Democrat from Nevada, discusses the confirmation hearing for Kathy Kraninger, President Donald Trump's nominee to run the
Trump’s Botched Putin Summit May Help Protect the Russia Probe

Trump’s Botched Putin Summit May Help Protect the Russia Probe

The president can’t shake the Russia investigation.
Backlash Prompts Trump to Backpedal - Sort Of

Backlash Prompts Trump to Backpedal - Sort Of

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Derided as Trump Protector, Kavanaugh Defies Easy Label on Mueller Probe

Derided as Trump Protector, Kavanaugh Defies Easy Label on Mueller Probe

Democrats say Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s own words show he would shield President Donald Trump from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s criminal inquiry. The reality is a bit more
Rand Paul, Who May Have Pivotal Supreme Court Vote, ‘Concerned’ About Kavanaugh

Rand Paul, Who May Have Pivotal Supreme Court Vote, ‘Concerned’ About Kavanaugh

Republican Senator Rand Paul said Sunday he’s “worried” about Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s record on constitutional privacy rights, signaling that he’s far from certain to vote for
Trump Says He Understands Why Women Fear Roe v. Wade Reversal

Trump Says He Understands Why Women Fear Roe v. Wade Reversal

President Donald Trump said he understands why women are concerned that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh may lead to a reversal of existing abortion law in the U.S., but says it could be a “long