US Supreme Court
The Senate Judiciary Committee is holding hearings on President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Judge Amy Coney Barrett. Barrett would fill the seat left vacant with the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Watch the hearings live.
State Republican lawmakers are trying to fight part of a recent state Supreme Court decision on voting by mail, including by appealing to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Pennsylvania’s Republican US Senator Pat Toomey remains silent on the question of whether to replace the late Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg before Election Day.
And Toomey is under pressure to break with the White House.
The passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has left not just a vacancy on the Supreme Court, but also questions about how it’ll affect the presidential election.