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He said he believes that any of the four candidates on the short list will dismantle Roe v. Wade and other hard-fought rights. "I was a law clerk to [former Justice Harry Blackmun]". But Democratic lawmakers, who have a minority of seats in both houses of Congress, have acknowledged there is no clear path to block Trump'sSupreme Court pick.
"I'll have a decision made in my mind by Sunday".
Senator Richard Blumenthal speaks during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on the inspector general report on the DOJ and Federal Bureau of Investigation actions ahead of the 2016 Presidential elections on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., June 18, 2018.
Mitch McConnell is trying to talk President Trump out of nominating Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court because he's anxious that the judge's long tenure and ties to the Bush administration would run afoul of Rand Paul and derail the nomination, the New York Times reports. Senate rules now requires only a majority of 51 votes to advance a Supreme Court nomination.
Asked about the details of the selection process, Trump said he had it down to four people. Richard Blumenthal, Democratic senator from CT, told ABC's This Week that it posed a fundamental threat to abortion rights. In a Quinnipiac University Poll released Monday, 63 percent of Americans agree with the decision in Roe v. Wade and just 31 percent disagree. And analysts say Trump's latest pick for the court could provide the fifth vote needed to rescind Roe v. Wade.
Trump is known to have interviewed at least seven candidates for the post, all drawn from the Federalist Society longlist.
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Ginsburg was confirmed by the senate by a whopping 96 votes to 3. "I think it's a bit of a scare tactic and rank speculation more than anything else". Has the president informed Republican Party leaders who he will nominate?
Mr. Trump has reportedly narrowed his list down to four names: Judge Amy Coney Barrett of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, Judge Thomas Hardiman of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, Judge Brett Kavanaugh of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit and Judge Raymond Kethledge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.
Later, in Blumenthal's appearance on "This Week", the senator pushed back on this point.
"We're going to do it at 9 pm in the White House", he said.
"They want protections for millions of Americans against preexisting conditions to be sustained". "They want. voting rights and gay rights and other rights to be not only preserved, but also enhanced".
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