LIVE UPDATES: Merrick Garland, Biden’s AG nominee dodges questions from Senate Republicans

Judge Merrick Garland, President Biden’s attorney general nominee, repeatedly avoided providing direct answers to questions from Republican senators during Monday’s hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee.  Garland dodged questions about the…

Merrick Garland says he hasn’t ‘thought about’ whether illegal border entry should remain a crime

What questions will GOP press on Merrick Garland? Hunter Biden probe, Gov. Andrew Cuomo nursing home scandal expected to be topics at hearing for attorney general pick Merrick Garland. Jamil…

Here are 3 questions AG nominee Merrick Garland dodged from Senate Republicans

Judge Merrick Garland, President Biden’s attorney general nominee, repeatedly avoided providing direct answers to questions from Republican senators during Monday’s hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee.  Garland dodged questions about the…

Merrick Garland defends DOJ nominee Kristen Clarke, who called Blacks superior

Attorney General nominee Merrick Garland defended Kristen Clarke, the attorney tapped to lead the Justice Department’s civil rights division, during a heated exchange with Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, at his…

Merrick Garland says he does not support defunding the police

President Biden’s pick to the lead the Justice Department, Merrick Garland, said Monday he does not support defunding the police despite calls from some liberals to do so. “President Biden has…

Garland gets emotional at hearing, chokes up talking about his family and anti-Semitism

Attorney general nominee Judge Merrick Garland became emotional at his confirmation hearing on Monday when asked about the motivation behind his desire to tackle “hate and discrimination” as the nation’s…

Garland says he has not discussed the Hunter Biden case with the president

What questions will GOP press on Merrick Garland? Hunter Biden probe, Gov. Andrew Cuomo nursing home scandal expected to be topics at hearing for attorney general pick Merrick Garland. Jamil…

Garland sees ‘no reason’ why Durham shouldn’t be left in place for Russia origins probe but declines committal

President Biden’s nominee for attorney general, Judge Merrick Garland, said he sees “no reason” why Special Counsel John Durham should not be left in place to continue his investigation into the…

Merrick Garland to be questioned on Cuomo, Hunter Biden and more at AG confirmation hearing

What questions will GOP press on Merrick Garland? Hunter Biden probe, Gov. Andrew Cuomo nursing home scandal expected to be topics at hearing for attorney general pick Merrick Garland. Jamil…

Garland calls Capitol riot prosecutions ‘critical work,’ warns ‘we do not yet have equal justice’

President Biden’s attorney general pick Merrick Garland cited the critical work of prosecuting pro-Trump rioters who stormed the Capitol on Jan. 6 and said “we do not yet have equal…