Trump Choosing Barrett for High Court, Lawmakers Told

The White House has indicated to congressional Republicans that President Donald Trump will nominate Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court. Trump, aiming to keep up some suspense, told reporters that he had made a decision but did not reveal his pick.

  • Published 25 September 2020
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House has indicated to congressional Republicans that President Donald Trump will nominate Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court on Saturday. Trump, aiming to keep up some suspense, told reporters Friday evening that he had made a decision but did not reveal his pick. The choice of Barrett, if confirmed by the Senate, would allow Trump to put a historic stamp on the high court just weeks before the election.…

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