The Senate confirmed Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, 50-48. "I applaud and congratulate the U.S. Senate for confirming our GREAT NOMINEE, Judge Brett Kavanaugh, to the United States Supreme Court," President Trump tweeted. "Very exciting!"
National security hawk John Bolton served as President George W. Bush's ambassador to the United Nations from August 2005 to December 2006, and became President Donald Trump's national security adviser on April 9, 2018.
The FBI has condemned House Republican efforts to release a memo that allegedly details the bureau's abuse of authority, setting up a clash between President Trump and his chosen pick for FBI director, Christopher Wray.