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…

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…

Bipartisan group of former judges back Merrick Garland confirmation as attorney general

EXCLUSIVE — A bipartisan group of dozens of former federal judges called Friday for the Senate to confirm Merrick Garland to lead the Department of Justice as attorney general. In a…

Cuomo scandal will be hot topic as hearings for Biden AG nominee Merrick Garland kick off next week

The scandal that’s embroiled Albany is going to Washington. Senate Republicans plan to ask President Biden’s pick for attorney general, Judge Merrick Garland, at his confirmation hearing about whether he’ll investigate…

Biden AG pick Merrick Garland to face Senate panel hearings Feb. 22-23

Confirmation hearings have been scheduled for Feb. 22 and 23 for Merrick Garland, President Biden’s nominee to be U.S. attorney general, according to reports. Garland will appear before the Senate…

AG nominee Merrick Garland to face questions over Hunter Biden probes in hearings

President Biden‘s attorney general nominee Merrick Garland will face a confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee at a yet-to-be-determined date, but when the day comes he can expect to field questions…