How The Mueller Investigation Led To A Hold On Judicial Confirmations

The confirmation process is being used to push the bill to protect Mueller.

You wouldn’t think that the Mueller investigation would have any impact on the ability of Republicans to confirm…

On Wednesday, a trio of anti-Trump senators tried to bring up a bill that would protect Special Counsel Robert Mueller from being fired. Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) sided with Republican leadership and blocked the bill from coming to vote. Lee’s move led directly to the cancellation of a scheduled Thursday meeting of the Senate Judiciary Committee that would have prepared several judicial nominees for confirmation votes.

Comments


Susan_Wright
EditorSusan_Wright
New Comment
etbass
30
Steve Berman
EditorSteve Berman
New Comment
Still Jules
David Thornton
EditorDavid Thornton
New Comment
Still Jules
6
Steve Berman
EditorSteve Berman
New Comment
E.E. Bokbok
6
peterheck
Editorpeterheck
New Comment
etbass
10
Susan_Wright
EditorSusan_Wright
New Comment
etbass
7
ClaytonFelts
EditorClaytonFelts
New Comment
JPL
9
Susan_Wright
EditorSusan_Wright
New Comment
Chevy99
5