Advocates are urging lawmakers to commission a study on ways to reduce childhood trauma in Montana homes. Full story
MSNBC political analyst Michael Smerconish and Philadelphia radio host E. Steven Collins join Hardball to discuss why the Republican members of the Senate Judiciary Committee want a hearing on the 2008 Election Day incident in Philadelphia involving members of the New Black Panthers.
During a second day of questioning by the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday, President Obama's second nominee to the Supreme Court declined to criticize any recent decisions of the court. NBC's Pete Williams reports.
The top-ranking Republican on the Senate Judiciary Committee, Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., checks in with Morning Joe as Elena Kagan's confirmation hearings continue.
Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., and Sen. Ted Kaufman, D-Del., are both members of the Senate Judiciary Committee, which began its hearings of Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan today.
Sen. Patrick Leahy, chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee, joins The Daily Rundown to discuss whether Republicans will try to block Elena Kagan’s Supreme Court nomination.
The Senate Judiciary Committee will have 40 days to dissect Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan’s completed 200 page questionnaire as well as her writings. Politico’s Josh Gerstein explains the confirmation process.
Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington before the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination on June 30, 2010.
epa02561292 Professor of Law at Harvard Law School Charles Fried , partner at Jones Day, Michael Carvin (2-L), professor emeritus of law at the Duke University School of Law Walter Dellinger (2-R) and professor of legal theory at the Georgetown University Law Center Randy Barnett speak with one ano
WASHINGTON - APRIL 03: Judge John McCarthy Roll testifies during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill April 3, 2006 in Washington, DC. The focus of the hearing is on Immigration litigation reduction.