TRANSITION // During a 60 Minutes interview, Donald Trump declares the Supreme Court’s ruling on same-sex marriage is ‘settled’ and he is ‘fine’ with that. Regarding the Supreme Court vacancy, Trump said: “I’m pro-life. The judges will be pro-life.” SUMMARY: http://cvote.it/2fLfp4H VIDEO, TRANSCRIPT: http://cvote.it/2fLaMaQ
TRANSITION // Donald Trump names RNC Chairman Reince Preibus as his White House Chief of Staff and former Breitbart CEO Steve Bannon as Counselor to the President. (Note: Preibus was the first RNC Chairman to ever march in the March for Life.) http://cvote.it/2fL9Weg
TRANSITION // Trump’s presidential pen could completely remake Supreme Court’s agenda by repealing several executive orders signed by Barack Obama. Not just the HHS mandate, but executive orders on LGBT bathrooms, and immigration. http://cvote.it/2fL740R
REALIGNMENT // Here are two shocking discoveries from political analyst Sean Trende that prove that red states and blue states definitely change over time: Iowa was more Republican than Texas this cycle. Virginia was more Democratic than Maine this cycle.
RELIGIOUS LIBERTY // This a victory for liberty: The man who put Oregon Christian bakers out of business just got defeated at the polls by a Republican — the only GOP candidate that won statewide in Oregon. http://cvote.it/2fL9blu