Trump narrows Supreme Court list, to name nominee July 9
Trump narrows Supreme Court list, to name nominee July 9
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01 July, 2018, 08:12
In interviewing candidates, Trump said he would not discuss whether they would reverse the Roe v. Wade abortion rights decision.
Other women on the list include Joan Larsen, who serves on the federal appeals court in Cincinnati and previously served as a Michigan Supreme Court Justice, and Allison Eid, who serves on the federal appeals court based in Denver and previously served as a Colorado Supreme Court justice.
The Federalist Society is a nationwide organization of conservative lawyers who espouse conservative judicial philosophies. Virtually raised in the law (His father, Rex Lee, was President Ronald Reagan's solicitor general, and his brother, Tom Lee, is a justice of the Utah Supreme Court), Brigham Young graduate Lee clerked for Samuel Alito when the justice was an appellate judge.
Trump has made his intentions and vision for the United States very clear from the beginning.
Ninety percent of Democrats said the vacancy would make them more likely to vote for a Democratic Senate candidate in the November 6 election, compared with 81 percent of Republicans who said the issue would make them more likely to vote for a Senate candidate from their party. "The way he puts it, is someone who is quote, 'not weak, '" Leo said.
White House aide Marc Short said on MSNBC that the White House hoped for a Senate confirmation vote in September.
"He's an outstanding talent", Trump said of Lee.
Ultimately, the most important consideration for the White House is that the nominee gets confirmed.
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"We have to pick a great one".
Henne, however, said Democratic anger would only intensify during and after the nomination battle, which is likely to consume Washington for months and thrust the court's ideological makeup into the forefront of voters' minds.
Democratic Sen. Joe Donnelly of IN met with the president Thursday evening and reported afterward they had a productive conversation. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, filed in after Donnelly. Neither senator is known for telegraphing how they will cast their votes until right before the vote is called, so the spotlight will likely be on them in the months ahead.
The poll, which was conducted on Thursday and Friday, found that abortion ranked a distant fourth when respondents were asked to list the issue of most concern to them among several that could come before the court.
McConnell later told reporters Saturday he has "no idea" who the president will choose.
"All that stuff is red flags for all Americans", Manchin said he told the president.
Already the confirmation process is becoming a debate about the future of abortion rights in America and whether the nominee would uphold the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade decision and subsequent challenges that have upheld a woman's right to abortion access.
The nine-point difference could suggest an enthusiasm gap between the parties, as liberal groups sound the alarm that a newly configured court could outlaw abortion rights if a conservative nominee replaces Kennedy's swing vote.
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England are likely to make a number of changes for their final Group G match against Belgium in Kaliningrad. That is the reality, we have put ourselves in this situation, we wanted to qualify and we have done that.
Mitrovic's shot had gone behind Alisson and was heading toward goal, but Silva got there in time to clear it away. This was a more assured performance from Brazil compared to its first two group matches.
She revealed the baby girl was healthy and weighed in at 7.3 pounds, before thanking the hospital staff who helped her deliver. Ardern was presented with the booties during her trip to Sydney in March.
Meanwhile, Argentina's World Cup squad focused on practising penalties in their final workout ahead of the knockout clash. Look at (Javier) Mascherano, he's almost reached 150 caps, and they're used to playing at the World Cup .
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According to police, she "appears to react and show a smirk or laugh at various points during the times that she is looking down". Tempe Police say Vasquez had her head down for 5.3 seconds and only looked up 0.5 seconds before the crash .
The smart speakers house the artificial intelligence-powered Google Assistant which responds to voice commands and requests. The issue appeared to be global with complaints coming from the UK, the United States, Australia and India.
We can only imagine Meghan must be thrilled to have another young woman in the family to look to for advice on all things royal. Meghan is said to have stayed home with the pregnant Kate on Boxing Day as the rest of the family headed out.
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Live: Coverage across BBC TV, BBC Radio and BBC Sport website with further coverage on Red Button, Connected TVs and mobile app. We're England and we want to win every game possible and now everyone's disappointed we didn't want and that's the main thing.
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