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Trump to Name Supreme Court Nominee Friday or SaturdayWibbitz - Politics
Trump to Name Supreme Court Nominee Friday or Saturday. Longtime Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died on Friday, Sept. 18. During a phone interview with 'Fox and Friends' on Monday morning, . President Trump said he'll announce his pick to replace Ginsburg at the end of the week. He wants to allow time for Ginsburg's funeral services before making his nomination. We want to pay respect, President Donald Trump, to 'Fox and Friends'. The president also said he'd likely nominate a woman, and he's narrowed it down to five people. According to CNBC, likely candidates are Amy Coney Barrett and Barbara Lagoa. Democrats contend that a new nominee must be named after the upcoming presidential election. Trump said, "We have every right to do it, and we have plenty of time."