President Trump officially named Amy Coney Barrett as his pick to replace the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court. Barrett is a dream pick for conservatives and widely seen as the successor to late Justice Antonin Scalia. Republicans have mapped out a swift confirmation process to seat Barrett before the November election. KCRW looks at Barrett’s judicial philosophy and speaks with one of her former law students.
Amy Coney Barrett’s judicial viewpoints and confirmation timeline
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Amy Coney Barrett’s judicial philosophy and possible impact on the Supreme Court
Judge Amy Coney Barrett spoke this weekend in the White House Rose Garden after President Trump officially named her as his pick to replace the late Justice Ruth Bader...
A conversation with SCOTUS nominee Amy Coney Barrett’s former law student
"She views the role of a judge as very humble and very small. And that most of the decisions in this country are democratic ones that are left to the people and Congress,"...
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