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Advice & Consent 2.14: Wide Right

October 9, 2018

On this episode: Brett Kavanaugh was confirmed by a 50-48 vote in the US Senate as the next Associate Justice of the Supreme Court. We… Read more

Advice & Consent 2.13: Pants on Fire

Advice & Consent 2.13: Pants on Fire

October 3, 2018

On this episode: an ethically dubious report from the Maricopa prosecutor, moderate GOP Senators finally discover they have leverage, Don keeps finding those rakes the… Read more

Advice & Consent 2.12: Dr. Ford Testifies, Kavanaugh Revealed

September 28, 2018

On this episode: The hearing we’ve been waiting for – slash – dreading features moving, credible testimony from Dr. Ford, and rage-filled invective from the nominee.  Read more

Advice & Consent 2.11: Stepping on Rakes

September 25, 2018

On this episode: Dr. Ford’s attorney negotiates testimony conditions for this week, Senate Republicans tip their hands and step on rakes, and we’re all getting… Read more

Advice & Consent 2.10: The Federal Bureau of They Don’t Do That

September 20, 2018

On this episode: Doctor Christine Blasey Ford steps forward with an accusation of criminal wrongdoing by Brett Kavanaugh, and Senate Republicans offer a narrow window of… Read more

Advice & Consent 2.09: Memogate Redux and The Letter

September 15, 2018

On this episode: The hearings are over, the nominee has responded (note I didn’t say “answered”) written questions by the Senators… and the aftermath leaves… Read more

Advice & Consent 2.08: Heated Hearings

September 6, 2018

On this episode: Well. That escalated quickly… Read more

Advice & Consent 2.07 Judiciary Committee Hearing Preview

Advice & Consent 2.07: Judiciary Committee Hearing Preview

September 4, 2018

Previewing the Senate Judiciary Committee hearings on the Kavanaugh nomination, plus… was there any reason for the Dems to cut the deal they did on… Read more

Advice & Consent 2.06: Ramping Up

August 22, 2018

On this episode: the continuing obstruction on documents, what we’ve learned about Kavanaugh recently, the huge media buy by pro-Kavanaugh groups and the hearings schedule. Read more

Advice & Consent 2.05: Meeting Manchin and Asymmetrical Document Standards

August 1, 2018

On this episode: our thoughts on Judge Kavanaugh’s meeting with WV Sen. Joe Manchin and the continuing saga of asymmetrical standards applied by GOP Senators… Read more

Advice & Consent 2.04 - Early response to the Kavanaugh nomination

Advice & Consent 2.04: Early response to the Kavanaugh nomination

July 26, 2018

Tim records a quick minisode to hold down the fort while the ragtag gang of the usual suspects scatters across the globe on previous commitments.… Read more

Advice & Consent 2.03 Nominee Brett Kavanaugh

Advice & Consent 2.03: Nominee Brett Kavanaugh

July 10, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh of the Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit was nominated as the next Associate Justice for the Supreme Court. In this episode, our… Read more

Advice & Consent 2.02: And Then There Were Three

July 6, 2018

Three judges emerge from The ListTM and we run down the names, some of the issues, and our best guess as to who will be… Read more

Advice & Consent 2.01: Justice Kennedy Retires

June 28, 2018

Associate Justice Anthony Kennedy announces his retirement. It’s an #emergepod kickoff for season 2 to discuss what this means for the future of the Supreme… Read more

Advice & Consent: Spring 2018 Special

Advice & Consent Spring 2018 Special

June 4, 2018

We’re baaaaaack! Six months since our holiday special, we return for the newsiness surrounding retirement rumors, how the GOP is handling lower court vacancies, and… Read more