A Court Victory Heals All Wounds: Trump Calls McConnell ‘the Greatest Leade…

President Trump on Saturday anointed Mitch McConnell, the Senate majority leader, as “the greatest leader in history,” an exchange that underscored how an often contentious dynamic has been smoothed by Republicans’ success in seating Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh and a host of other conservative judges on the nation’s courts. The praise, offered during a boisterous…

Harvard’s race-based college admissions trial begins Monday

The lawsuit claims Harvard University discriminates against Asian American students, who currently constitute 22.9 percent of the freshman class. Harvard denies the allegations, arguing that its admissions practices don’t discriminate against anyone. The plaintiffs are backed by the Trump administration. Harvard is backed by multiple student organizations, including the Harvard-Radcliffe Asian-American Association. Harvard’s race-based college…