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Trump and Democrats Brace for Showdown Over Supreme Court Seat

On Sep 21, 2020
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The president’s determination to confirm a replacement for Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg before the election set lawmakers on a collision course as Congress deals with other major issues.

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Trump and Democrats Brace for Showdown Over Supreme Court Seat

Trump and Democrats Brace for Showdown Over Supreme Court Seat

The president’s determination to confirm a replacement for Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg before the election set lawmakers on a collision course as Congress deals with other major issues.

Can Trump and McConnell Push Through a Successor to Ruth Bader Ginsburg?

Can Trump and McConnell Push Through a Successor to Ruth Bader Ginsburg?

If the Republicans succeed in confirming a Justice, the Democrats should pursue radical action if they take control of the Senate this fall.

Supreme court: Biden accuses Trump and Republicans of abuse of power

Supreme court: Biden accuses Trump and Republicans of abuse of power

Death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg rocks presidential race as Trump says he will pick a woman and McConnell promises vote

Trump Presses for New Justice ‘Without Delay’ as Election-Season Battle Looms

Trump Presses for New Justice ‘Without Delay’ as Election-Season Battle Looms

The president is likely to nominate a successor this coming week to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died on Friday, but Senate Republicans are weighing whether they have the votes to ...

AP Explains: What happens with the Supreme Court vacancy?

AP Explains: What happens with the Supreme Court vacancy?

WASHINGTON (AP) — The death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has thrust the Senate into uncharted political terrain, with no recent precedent for a vacancy on the high court so ...

Key GOP senator says she opposes taking up a Supreme Court nomination before Election Day

Key GOP senator says she opposes taking up a Supreme Court nomination before Election Day

Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski said Sunday that she opposes taking up a Supreme Court nomination prior to Election Day, becoming the second GOP senator this weekend to voice opposition to ...

McConnell locks down key GOP votes in Supreme Court fight

McConnell locks down key GOP votes in Supreme Court fight

Republican senators are coalescing behind Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's (R-Ky.) vow to fill the Supreme Court seat left vacant by the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. 

Majority of Americans, including many Republicans, say wait for election to replace Ginsburg - Reuters poll

Majority of Americans, including many Republicans, say wait for election to replace Ginsburg - Reuters poll

A majority of Americans, including many Republicans, want the winner of the November presidential election to name a successor to Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the U.S. Supreme Court, according to ...

Biden blasts Trump's plan for Supreme Court vacancy

Biden blasts Trump's plan for Supreme Court vacancy

After the death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Trump says he will name a nominee this week as Senators plan pre-election vote.

There Is No Reason Why Republicans Shouldn’t Fill the SCOTUS Vacancy

There Is No Reason Why Republicans Shouldn’t Fill the SCOTUS Vacancy

Mitch McConnell had no constitutional obligation to take up Obama’s Garland nomination in 2016 and has no obligation to wait for 2021 to vote on the next appointment.

Mitch McConnell Said The Senate Will Vote On Trump’s Replacement For Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Mitch McConnell Said The Senate Will Vote On Trump’s Replacement For Ruth Bader Ginsburg

McConnell vowed to vote on Trump’s pick to replace Ginsburg, despite blocking a vote on Obama’s nominee before the 2016 election.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: ‘My Most Fervent Wish Is That I Will Not Be Replaced Until a New President Is Installed’

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: ‘My Most Fervent Wish Is That I Will Not Be Replaced Until a New President Is Installed’

May her memory be a blessing, and may we fight to assure that she will truly rest in power.

'Nothing is off the table': Supreme Court fight could reshape the Senate

'Nothing is off the table': Supreme Court fight could reshape the Senate

Democrats are vowing to hit back at Republicans if they fill the vacant Supreme Court seat before January.

Joni Ernst: If Trump has a Supreme Court nominee, Senate should hold hearings

Joni Ernst: If Trump has a Supreme Court nominee, Senate should hold hearings

Ernst contends the situation is different from 2016, when Republican senators rebuffed President Obama's nominee before that fall's election.

Why GOP hopes filling a Supreme Court seat will sway voters

Why GOP hopes filling a Supreme Court seat will sway voters

Republicans are optimistic that a U.S. Supreme Court nomination battle will unite the party as it faces a tough fight for the White House and Senate.

Trump will nominate a woman next week to succeed Ginsburg on Supreme Court

Trump will nominate a woman next week to succeed Ginsburg on Supreme Court

Trump named Amy Coney Barrett and Barbara Lagoa as possible nominees

What Republican Senators Say in Private

What Republican Senators Say in Private

With a Supreme Court vacancy after Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death, Republican senators must again choose between country and party.