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A lawyer representing former President George W. Bush released 42,000 pages of documents related to Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's time in the Bush White House to the Senate Judiciary Committee late Monday night, reports The Washington Post.

What they're saying: The document dump prompted outrage from Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, who tweeted that "not a single senator" would have time to review the records ahead of the start of Kavanaugh's confirmation hearing Tuesday morning. The Judiciary Committee tweeted late Monday night that its majority staff had reviewed "each and every one" of the pages.

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Why it matters: The federal government's approach to domestic extremism has come under scrutiny in the wake of the Jan. 6 attacks on the Capitol by a pro-Trump mob. In his inaugural address, Biden repudiated political extremism, white supremacy and domestic terrorism, vowing to defeat them.

Senate confirms retired Gen. Lloyd Austin as defense secretary

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The Senate voted 93-2 on Friday to confirm retired Gen. Lloyd Austin as secretary of defense. Sens. Mike Lee (R-Utah) and Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) were the sole "no" votes.

Why it matters: Austin is the first Black American to lead the Pentagon and President Biden's second Cabinet nominee to be confirmed.