Despite the rancor, President Donald Trump has been extremely effective at getting judges confirmed. Neil Gorsuch and Brett Kavanaugh sit on the Supreme Court, and 29 of his nominees have been confirmed as circuit judges. In today’s episode, Rob Bluey sits down with Attorney General Jeff Sessions to discuss the direction of American courts. Plus: A new study shows Americans feel strong pressure to keep their mouths shut in public. 

We also cover these stories:

  • Trump says “answers will be forthcoming shortly” on what happened to the journalist who covered Saudi Arabia and recently disappeared.
  • Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., isn’t happy that the White House has picked new nominees for the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.
  • There’s a new migrant march winding its way toward the United States, with up to 3,000 participants.

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