Ilya Shapiro

Cato Institute

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Ilya Shapiro is a senior fellow in constitutional studies at the Cato Institute. He is editor-in-chief of its Supreme Court Review.

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Today Special Counsel Robert Mueller testified before the House Judiciary Committee, then spoke before the House Intelligence Committee. He wasn’t the most talkative witness.

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Today Special Counsel Robert Mueller testified before the House Judiciary Committee, then spoke before the House Intelligence Committee. He wasn’t the most talkative witness.

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CNN reports that President Trump will order a one-week investigation of allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

Press Play special: Kavanaugh and this moment in politics

CNN reports that President Trump will order a one-week investigation of allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

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Our first topic on this program was the national crisis over Bush v. Gore, when the US Supreme Court decided the 2000 presidential election.

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Our first topic on this program was the national crisis over Bush v. Gore, when the US Supreme Court decided the 2000 presidential election.

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