The conservative judge was approved in a 54–45 vote.
The vote paves the way for Trump's SCOTUS pick—and future nominees—to be approved without a 60-vote majority.
A new investigation suggests Donald Trump's SCOTUS pick might have ripped off the work of legal scholars without properly citing them.
Judge Neil Gorsuch's contentious nomination to the Supreme Court has set the Senate on the path to using the so-called nuclear option.
Unless Trump's pick is named "Merrick Garland," the Democrats aren't having it.
They may have an unlikely ally in Donald Trump.
Senator Chris Murphy said he was "prepared to stand on the Senate floor and talk about the need to prevent gun violence for as long as I can."
Trump tweeted Wednesday that he plans to meet up with the group to discuss (maybe) blocking suspected terrorists from buying guns.
It looks like they want to amend a bill to include a section that would make it illegal for terror suspects to buy guns.