White House Taps Dark-Money Lobbyist as ‘Sherpa’ for SCOTUS Pick

The White House on Monday announced that former Senator Jon Kyl will play the role of “sherpa” for President Donald Trump’s nominee to replace Justice Kennedy on the Supreme Court. Kyl, who retired from Congress in 2013, is now senior of counsel with Covington & Burling LLP, one of the top lobbying shops in Washington, … Continue reading White House Taps Dark-Money Lobbyist as ‘Sherpa’ for SCOTUS Pick