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Trump: Supreme Court nominee will 'most likely' be a woman, announced next week

President Trump said Saturday that he expects to announce his nominee to replace the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court within the next week and that his choice would 'most likely' be a woman.

amul thapar - The Hill
3:21pm PDT - September 19th, 2020

Trump says likely to nominate a woman to succeed Ginsburg on Supreme Court - Reuters India

President Donald Trump on Saturday named two conservative women who he has elevated to federal appeals courts as contenders to fill the U.S. Supreme Court vacancy caused by Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death, a move that would tip the court further to the right.

amul thapar - Reuters
2:49pm PDT - September 19th, 2020

Donald Trump says likely to nominate a woman to succeed Ginsburg on Supreme Court

Any nomination would require approval in the Senate, where Mr. Trump's Republicans hold a 53-47 majority.

amul thapar - The Hindu
2:44pm PDT - September 19th, 2020

Watch live: Trump holds his first rally since Ginsburg's death

Mr. Trump tweeted on Saturday that Republicans have an "obligation" to push through a nominee to replace Ginsburg "without delay!"

amul thapar - CBS News
2:05pm PDT - September 19th, 2020

Amy Coney Barrett front-runner on Trump list of potential Justice nominees: Sources

A conservative female federal judge appears to be the lead contender on President Trump's list of potential nominees to fill the seat of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

amul thapar - ABC News
1:01pm PDT - September 19th, 2020

Trump weighs top contenders for vacant Supreme Court seat

Judges Amy Coney Barrett, Barbara Lagoa and Amul Thapar are serious contenders for the vacant seat.

amul thapar - CBS News
11:34am PDT - September 19th, 2020

Trump team weighs whether to interview new candidates for high court

The president’s aides prepared for months for a potential election-year Supreme Court replacement. Now they’re weighing other election considerations.

amul thapar - Politico
11:21am PDT - September 19th, 2020

Trump: GOP has "obligation" to fill SCOTUS seat "without delay"

The president tweeted the call to GOP members less than 24 hours after Ginsburg died.

amul thapar - CBS News
10:37am PDT - September 19th, 2020

Coney Barrett seen as a front-runner for Trump Supreme Court pick

Federal appeals court Judge Amy Coney Barrett has emerged as a frontrunner to replace the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, according to people familiar with the discussions.President Trump signaled S...

amul thapar - The Hill
10:30am PDT - September 19th, 2020

Who is Judge Amy Coney Barrett, potential SCOTUS contender?

Judge Amy Coney Barrett's 2017 confirmation to the federal bench was contentious.

amul thapar - Fox News
8:15am PDT - September 19th, 2020

Trump tells Republicans 'we're in position of power' to replace RBG

President Donald Trump has asked the Republican Party to press ahead with replacing Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg "without delay," hours after her death. Democrats have vowed to resist.

amul thapar - RT
7:47am PDT - September 19th, 2020

Who Trump might pick for the Supreme Court

A look at Supreme Court nominee possibilities, starting with parlor game favorite Amy Coney Barrett.

amul thapar - The Washington Post
6:56am PDT - September 19th, 2020

Trump’s list of possible Supreme Court nominees to replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg

President Donald Trump has named more than 40 people he has promised to choose from to fill a potential vacancy on the Supreme Court

amul thapar - Independent
1:30am PDT - September 19th, 2020

Trump's list of possible Supreme Court nominees

President Donald Trump has named more than 40 people he has promised to choose from to fill a potential vacancy on the Supreme Court

amul thapar - Independent
11:59pm PDT - September 18th, 2020

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Here's who Trump wants as successor on Supreme Court

President recently updated list of potential nominees for vacant seat

amul thapar - Independent
8:58pm PDT - September 18th, 2020

After Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death, what's next for the Supreme Court?

What will happen to the Supreme Court vacancy the judicial titan leaves behind?

amul thapar - Fox News
7:04pm PDT - September 18th, 2020

Trump reacts to Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death, says justice ‘led an amazing life’

President Trump on Friday called late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg “an amazing woman who led an amazing life” and said he was “sad” to learn of her passing, but didn't say anything about plans for nominating a replacement.

amul thapar - Fox News
6:29pm PDT - September 18th, 2020

Trump reacts to Ginsburg's death: 'An amazing woman who led an amazing life'

President Trump on Friday hailed Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg as "an amazing woman who led an amazing life," learning of her death just as he stepped off the stage at a campaign rally in Minnesota."She...

amul thapar - The Hill
6:28pm PDT - September 18th, 2020

Top contenders to fill vacant Supreme Court seat include Coney Barrett, Hardiman

The death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg leaves vacant a crucial seat on the U.S. Supreme Court. Based on reporting prior to her sudden death, here are some of the top contenders to fill that seat, should President Trump choose to nominate someone.

amul thapar - Fox News
6:13pm PDT - September 18th, 2020

McConnell: Trump’s Supreme Court nominee ‘will receive a vote on the floor of the United States Senate’

Senate Republicans have signaled that they would likely fill a vacancy to the Supreme Court ahead of the presidential election, but it is unclear whether the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will change their stance.

amul thapar - Fox News
5:55pm PDT - September 18th, 2020

As it mourns Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Washington turns toward messy process of filling vacancy

Even as it mourned the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, officials in Washington began contemplating her replacement on the court.

amul thapar - USA Today
5:54pm PDT - September 18th, 2020

Who might succeed Justice Ginsburg? Trump's short list begins with these four women (and one man)

The line to succeed Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court starts with these five federal appeals court judges.

amul thapar - USA Today
5:15pm PDT - September 18th, 2020

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies, setting up nomination fight

Virtually nothing motivates liberals and conservatives in America's culture wars more than a Supreme Court vacancy, particularly in an election year.

amul thapar - USA Today
4:45pm PDT - September 18th, 2020

Cruz says he does not want SCOTUS job

Days after Sen. Ted Cruz was included on President Donald Trump's new list of potential Supreme Court nominees, the Texas Republican says that he does not want the job.

amul thapar - CNN
12:56pm PDT - September 13th, 2020

Trump lists 20 more potential SCOTUS nominees to boost conservative support

Seizing on a campaign promise, President Donald Trump issued an updated list of 20 potential conservative nominees for the Supreme Court, a move meant to energize his base even though there is no current vacancy on the high court.

amul thapar - CNN
1:55pm PDT - September 9th, 2020