Washington( CNN) White House Counsel Don McGahn reconnected with his raison d’etre on Wednesday, after Justice Anthony Kennedy announced his retirement.
But one issue including with regard to — some might call it a mission — has motivated him to stay: magistrates.
In the early days of Trump’s campaign, McGahn began an effort to reshape the federal judiciary. He’s dedicated himself not only to the Supreme court, but to lower courts as well. Running with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley, unprecedented numbers of judges have been confirmed.