Looking forward to announcing my final decision on the United States Supreme Court Justice at 9:00pmE tomorrow night at the @WhiteHouse. An exceptional person will be chosen!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 8, 2018
I have long heard that the most important decision a U.S. President can make is the selection of a Supreme Court Justice – Will be announced tonight at 9:00 P.M.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 9, 2018
Judge Brett Kavanaugh, Judge Raymond Kethledge, Judge Amy Coney Barrett, and Judge Thomas Hardiman are the four reported finalists as the nominee that will replace retiring Justice Kennedy, if confirmed by the senate.
The favorite seems to be Judge Brett Kavanaugh.
For a look at the four contenders @ The News Blender
— CBS News (@CBSNews) July 9, 2018
A “Sherpa,” is a person that helps guide the nominee through the confirmation process, one example is helping to set up meetings with lawmakers. They also help prepare the nominee for the confirmation hearing(s).
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And the winner is…
Judge Brett Kavanuagh…