Politics

A number of anti-abortion politicians and activist groups see their goal of ending nationwide abortion rights in sight.
In the wake of Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death, the Maine Republican senator said the next Supreme Court justice should be picked by the winner of November's presidential election.
The Senate Judiciary Committee chairman previously has said such vacancies should not be filled during a presidential election year.
The president tweeted that he has an "obligation" to move quickly to nominate someone to replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
The package was intercepted before it reached the White House, law enforcement officials said.
“Free markets will solve this," Kushner reportedly said of a dire shortage of emergency medical supplies. "That is not the role of government.”
ActBlue, a nonprofit that raises funds for Democrats, received more than $12.5 million in the two hours after news broke of Ginsburg's death.
“I think we’re too close to the election," one Republican senator said about then-President Barack Obama's Supreme Court pick.
The ad uses an image of Biden, captured during an emotional moment as he spoke of the challenges of caring for sick family members, to label him as "weak."
Scalia and Ginsburg might have had different political views, but the pair shared a jovial camaraderie, as well as mutual respect for U.S. law.