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Plan comes together for Supreme Court pick

by Kyle Ziemnick
Posted 9/22/20, 02:17 pm

WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump said Tuesday he would announce on Saturday his selection to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the high court. Ginsburg died Friday of pancreatic cancer at age 87. Republican Sens. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and Susan Collins of Maine called for a delay of the confirmation vote until after November’s presidential election. But GOP Sen.

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Washington plans Ginsburg memorials

by Kyle Ziemnick
Posted 9/21/20, 03:52 pm

WASHINGTON—After a private ceremony for family and friends on Wednesday morning, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s casket will rest at the top of the court’s steps for public viewing through Thursday evening. Ginsburg died Friday of pancreatic cancer at the age of 87. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., said Ginsburg’s body will lie in state on Friday at the U.S. Capitol. She will be buried at Arlington National Cemetery next week beside her husband, Martin.

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Trump pledges to pick female Supreme Court justice

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 9/19/20, 10:57 pm

Voters will find out in the coming week whom President Donald Trump wants to fill the seat of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died Friday at age 87. At a rally in Fayetteville, N.C., the president declared the choice would be “a very talented, very brilliant woman.” Amy Coney Barrett, a pro-life, Catholic judge from the 7th U.S.

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