Supreme Court nominee evasive on scope of Trump’s presidential power

By Lawrence Hurley and Ginger Gibson WASHINGTON, Sept 6 : Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump’s U.S. Supreme Court nominee, embraced judicial independence on Wednesday but sidestepped Senate Democrats’ questions on whether a president can pardon himself or fire a prosecutor investigating him. Kavanaugh faced a grueling session of more than 12 hours of questioning before […]