National Headlines 3-19-17

U.S. Supreme Court’s ideological balance at stake in confirmation fight (Reuters)

Trump and Republicans face a fresh test to shape Supreme Court, assert their power with Gorsuch hearings (Washington Post)

Kellyanne Conway’s husband tapped for DOJ role (CNN)

Donna Brazile comes clean about Clinton debate scandal (The Grio)

Trump budget clouds Public Broadcasting Act’s 50th year (Washington Post)

Disney Coughs Up $3.8 Million For Violating Minimum Wage Laws (Daily Caller)

This is what Bernie Sanders would do to the tax that cost Trump $31 million (Business Insider)

Long Before New Hacks, US Worried by Russian Spying Efforts (New York Times)

Trump advisers want concessions for coal if US stays in climate pact (Politico)

Justice Department: President should have power to fire head of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Washington Times)

First Skirmish of G-20 Sets Scene for Battle of Ideas on Trade (Bloomberg)