Trump Admin Announces List Of 5 Contenders For Next Supreme Court Vacancy

Conservative Tribune | 11/18/2017 | Chris Golden
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The White House announced Friday that there are five new judges on the president’s list to fill the next Supreme Court vacancy should it arise during his presidency, the Washington Examiner reported.

“One year ago, President Donald J. Trump was elected to restore the rule of law and to Make the Judiciary Great Again,” the White House said in a statement.

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“Following the successful confirmation of Justice Neil M. Gorsuch to the Supreme Court of the United States and the nomination of more than seventy federal judges — including five individuals from his Supreme Court list — President Trump today announced that he is refreshing his Supreme Court list with five additional judges.”

The refreshed list now includes Amy Coney Barrett, an appeals judge for the Seventh Circuit; Britt Grant, justice for Georgia’s Supreme Court; Brett Kavanaugh, appeals judge for the D.C. Circuit; Kevin Newsom, a judge on the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals; and Patrick Wyrick, a justice on Oklahoma’s Supreme Court.

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These judges join 20 others already on a White House list of potential Supreme Court nominees.

“President Trump will choose a nominee for a future Supreme Court vacancy, should one arise, from this updated list of 25 individuals,” the statement continued.

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“The President remains deeply committed to identifying and selecting outstanding jurists in the mold of Justice Gorsuch. These additions, like those on the original list released more than a year ago,...
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