In first, transgender woman wins Democratic nomination for Vermont governor

In first, transgender woman wins Democratic nomination for Vermont governorThe win “is a defining moment in the movement for trans equality,” Annise Parker, president and CEO of LGBTQ Victory Fund, which seeks to elect lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender candidates, said in a statement. The contest comes at a time of uncertainty for transgender rights, which expanded under the administration of Democratic President Barack Obama.


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Rand Paul Says He'll Support Brett Kavanaugh's Nomination To Supreme Court

  1. Rand Paul Says He’ll Support Brett Kavanaugh’s Nomination To Supreme Court  HuffPost
  2. Judge Kavanaugh on law and religion issues  SCOTUSblog (blog)
  3. Kavanaugh would cement Supreme Court support for an oppressed minority — corporations  USA TODAY
  4. Inside Democrats’ strategy to defeat Kavanaugh  Politico
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Republicans, Democrats look to use Kavanaugh nomination as weapon in midterm fight

  1. Republicans, Democrats look to use Kavanaugh nomination as weapon in midterm fight  Fox News
  2. Cuomo calls on Senate to block Trump’s Supreme Court nominee as gov nabs endorsement from Brady Campaign  New York Daily News
  3. Kavanaugh returns questionnaire to Senate panel  The Hill
  4. Awaiting the Hearings on Judge Kavanaugh  New York Times
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In the Kavanaugh Nomination Debate, Kabuki Theater Plays a Role

  1. In the Kavanaugh Nomination Debate, Kabuki Theater Plays a Role  Wall Street Journal
  2. Russian firm in election meddling case cites Trump Supreme Court pick Brett Kavanaugh in bid to drop charges  CNBC
  3. Democrats fault Kavanaugh comment on independent counsel law  Yahoo News
  4. It’s Too Late For The Supreme Court, But Lower Courts Can Still Check Trump  HuffPost
  5. Kavanaugh said Congress should investigate a president, raising questions about his views on Mueller  CNN
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Kavanaugh's role in Bush-era detainee debate now an issue in his Supreme Court nomination

  1. Kavanaugh’s role in Bush-era detainee debate now an issue in his Supreme Court nomination  Washington Post
  2. Schumer demands Kavanaugh recuse himself from Mueller cases  CNN
  3. Don’t place all your hopes — or fears — on a new Supreme Court justice  The Hill
  4. A Kavanaugh Signal on Abortion?  New York Times
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