"Remember, the President ran on the Supreme Court issue and that greatly enthused voters", Leonard Leo, who is now on leave from the Federalist Society, where he helped craft Trump's list of candidates, said on ABC's "This Week" Sunday.
Attorney Leonard Leo of the Federalist Society, who is advising Trump on the process, said Blumenthal's remarks were "insulting and offensive".
"I'm getting very close to making a final decision", Trump said, adding that he would "probably" have a decision by Sunday evening or Monday morning.
Chris Brown arrêté par la police après son concert en Floride
Il avait plaidé coupable et avait été placé sous surveillance pendant six ans. Chris Brown a été arrêté hier soir pour une agression, selon NBC News .
Trump will make the announcement at 9:00pm ET tonight at Fox News Channel.
"Maybe a handful of Democrats will vote for a Trump pick because they have to politically", Graham said. In three of the states targeted, incumbent Democratic senators are running for reelection this year: Sen.
Watch the discussion above and Leo's response below. "Totally inconsistent", Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) told NBC's "Meet the Press".
Presidents weigh all sorts of considerations in deciding on a Supreme Court nominee, often beginning with the big question: Will the choice be confirmed by the Senate?
La Belgique en demi-finales du Mondial 2018
C'est Renato Augusto qui a redonné espoir à la Seleçao, sur une tête imparable, après un service superbe de Coutinho. Les Brésiliens ont également cherché à obtenir un penalty, par Neymar (53e) ou Gabriel Jesus (54e).
Some conservatives have expressed concerns about Kavanaugh _ a longtime judge and former clerk for Kennedy _ questioning his commitment to social issues like abortion and noting his time serving under President George W. Bush as evidence he is a more establishment choice. While that argument won't sway Republicans, their strategy could stiffen Democratic resolve to oppose the nominee. Kavanaugh has ties to the Bush family, which has often drawn ire from Trump, but he has investigated the Clintons and recommended the impeachment of former President Bill Clinton.
Hearings for the most recent nominees to the Supreme Court have lasted four or five days, though there were 11 days of hearings for Robert Bork's nomination in 1987. "We've been talking about this for 36 years going all the way back to the nomination of Sandra O'Connor, and after that you only have a single individual on the court who has expressly said he would overturn Roe". Trump pledged in 2016 that he would be "putting pro-life justices on the court". All have a solidly conservative voting record and Judge Barrett, a member of a Catholic revivalist group named People of Praise, is said to be most open to overturning Roe v Wade, the...
It is not exaggeration to say that the prospect of tipping the balance of the Supreme Court was the reason why evangelical conservative voters, who had plenty of reason to worry about Trump's character, chose to stick with him during the 2016 election campaign.
La composition de l'équipe de France face à l'Uruguay
De leur côté en effet, les hommes de Didier Deschamps ont rempli leur mission, bourreaux sans sourciller d'une Celeste que l'on attendait plus inspirée.
By installing Gorsuch and another, similar candidate on the court, Trump can tell conservative voters that he kept his promises and give them a reason to solidify his electoral coalition.