Time: the "nuclear option" Republicans a weapon to confirm the appointment of Trump 's Supreme Court nominee
said , "Time" magazine, said that the Judicial Committee of the US Senate, voted to approve the candidate of President Donald Trump Supreme Court Judge Neil Jursach, which means the approaching vote to ratify the appointment by all members of the Senate, but it is also clear that the Democrats, they have enough votes to block his confirmation.
She explained the magazine that, to avoid this step should the Senate approve the Jursach nomination by 60 votes, and it seems that the Republicans do not have the votes, which means they will resort probably to the so - called nuclear option, which means that the Senate amendment of existing rules since the long requiring a vote of 60 votes to approve the candidates of the Supreme Court, which would allow Republicans to confirm Jursach nomination by a simple majority.
Certainly this step will result in the arrival of Jursach to the Supreme Court, but it is also the first time you use this option at all with the Supreme Court nominee, and could change forever the ratification of the candidates to the Supreme Court process.
The intended nuclear option procedure Senate will allow the President of the Council to change the voting rules, and in this particular case confirmation, the nomination of a judge of the Supreme Court by a majority of 60 votes out of 100 to a simple majority of 51. The
Financial Times: Chaos in Raqqa
Financial Times newspaper published an article written by David Gardner, about the deteriorating situation in tenderness after the decline in the organization Daesh.
According to Gardner, the battle of tenderness that awaited many began now, US troops are supported, the most important militia units to protect the Kurdish people besieging the city, announced by the organization Daesh his capital.
He adds that " the end of the organization Daesh, approached, but the dispute between the opponents of the organization about the future of Syria threatens the devastation."
It is clear that the United States, want to make her arm Kurdish forces in Syria, ignoring other opposition groups, and the anger of the Turkish ally in NATO.
Believes that the Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan 's relationship, may go sour with his US counterpart, Donald Trump, the Turkish government believes that the Turkish militia exploit the civil war in Syria and the threat of al - Daesh to create a mini - state in northern Syria, thus inciting the Kurds in the Syrian border on separation.
The writer that the Turkish foreign minister expressed "sadness" because his ally , decided to fight a war against a "terrorist organization one, and to cooperate with another", as Washington announced last week that the overthrow of Bashar al - Assad is no longer a priority, "which makes them in a row Russia The United States and Iran. Gardner and surprised that Russia is preoccupied with the future of Syria, while the United States is committed to silence.