Many observers are intrigued by Judge Barrett, a former Notre Dame Law School professor who was pressed by Senate Democrats at her confirmation hearing a year ago over her Catholicism's impact on her judicial views.
He'll need both of their votes to confirm his eventual nominee, given that Republicans have a slim 51-49 advantage in the upper chamber and Sen. "And that's exactly what happened today", she added. "That's what you need and that is Kevin Cramer". Of note, the Judiciary Committee does not have any Democrats who look as if they may jump ship and vote with Republicans on Trump's nominee.
"Will Republicans and President Trump nominate and vote for someone who will preserve protections for people with pre-existing conditions, or will they support a justice who will put health insurance companies over patients, or put the federal government between a woman and her doctor", Schumer said. Lisa Murkowski, of Alaska, Susan Collins, of ME, and Chuck Grassley, of Iowa.
Eight other potential nominees on Mr. Trump's list are younger than 55. The top contenders seem to be Amy Coney Barrett, Thomas Hardiman, Brett Kavanaugh, Raymond Kethledge and Amul Thapar, all of whom are well-respected conservative judges.
The longest-serving Supreme Court justice in history was William O. Douglas, nominated by President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1939. Out of the past 37 Supreme Court nominees since 1945, 23 of them served as circuit court nominees. "When the president presents the Senate with his choice for the Supreme Court, I will thoroughly review the record and qualifications of that nominee", Donnelly said in a statement Thursday.
Democratic strategists say the party needs to model its resistance to the successful fight Democratic senators waged in 1987 against Judge Robert Bork, President Ronald Reagan's pick for the Supreme Court. Immigration has been one of the president's most focused topics since he announced his presidential campaign.
"I think that you will see continued White House outreach", Short said.
Judge Hardiman, though, had an impressive 95-0 confirmation vote in 2007 after he was nominated to the circuit court by President George W. Bush. That could suggest he is a consensus nominee - someone whom Democrats could get behind.
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