May 31, 2017

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Vice President Mike Pence and his entourage arrive on the steps of the U.S. Senate on April 7 to preside over Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch’s confirmation vote. Gorsuch was confirmed after the Senate changed its rules to permit cloture to be invoked against Supreme Court filibusters by simple majority vote. (Win McNamee/Getty Images)