40 enlistees — reservists and active duty recruits, all in the country legally — had been waiting for years to be cleared for duty before being told in recent weeks that they are not eligible to serve in the U.S. military. And for many, the rejection has thrown their immigration status into limbo. As one of them said, “This is a disaster.”
President Trump proposed a replacement for retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy, his name is Brett Kavanaugh. Here, ProPublica has put together the best reporting to date on the Supreme Court nominee.
Senator Bernie Sanders responds to Trump’s Supreme Court proposed stating “Kavanaugh will be a rubber-stamp for an extreme, right-wing agenda pushed by corporations and billionaires.”
.@SenSanders: "Are you ready for a fight?!? Are you ready to defend Roe v. Wade?"
— CSPAN (@cspan) July 10, 2018
According to NBC News, the Trump administration has been negotiating Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy’s retirement for months. Kennedy agreed to retire at the end of the term that concluded last month once he received assurances that President Donald Trump would replace him with former law clerk, Brett Kavanaugh.