Scott released a video ad Monday that deemed the Democrat a "rubber stamp" for President Barack Obama's judicial nominees and noted that he "voted against Supreme Court Justice [Neil] Gorsuch." referring to Trump's 2017 appointee.
Trump is thought now to be looking for a candidate whose conservative credentials will please his political base and who is young enough to serve on the high court for decades. Trump has said he plans to announce a nominee July 9.
"One of the few ways that a Trump nominee could fail to be confirmed is if you get one of the two - here they are on the screen, if you lose one of the two Republican senators, Susan Collins or Lisa Murkowski, were both pro-choice".
The president spent the weekend at his Bedminster golf club, consulting with advisers, including White House counsel Don McGahn, as he considers his options to fill the vacancy with a justice who has the potential to be part of precedent-shattering court decisions on abortion, health care, gay marriage and other issues.
"The bottom line: Judge Barrett has given every indication that she will be an activist judge on the court", Schumer said. On Monday, Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, D-N.Y. criticized the record of U.S. Appeals Court Judge Amy Coney Barrett of IN, who is one of seven judges considered to be front-runners. Even though McConnell changed Senate rules a year ago to allow confirmation by simple majority, if Democrats hold together, he can not afford defections.
Justin Clark, in his position as director of the Office of Public Liaison, will oversee outreach with key constituencies, coalitions, grass-roots organizations and allies, the White House said.
The Republicans' 51-to-49 majority in the Senate is even closer because of the absence of ailing Senator John McCain of Arizona.
The Maine Republican added that "it would be inappropriate" to ask a judicial nominee how they are going to vote on a future case, including one challenging Roe.
While not discussing many details of her private conversation with the president, Collins told Raddatz she "suggested that he broaden his search beyond the list of 25 nominees", referring to the president's "List of 25" from which he has pledged to pick the new justice. Also of interest are Amul Thapar, who serves on the federal appeals court in Cincinnati; Brett Kavanaugh, a former clerk for Kennedy who serves on the federal appeals court in Washington, D.C.; and Amy Coney Barrett, who serves on the federal appeals court in Chicago.
James' agency made the announcement in a release, saying he has agreed to a four-year, $154 million contract. This years Thunder Day of Service will help the Food Bank fulfill its mission of Fighting HungerFeeding Hope.
Belgium face Japan on Sunday with a spot in the World Cup quarter-finals on the line (22:00 UAE kick-off time). De Bruyne advanced the ball with a handsome push, making a ideal lead pass to Jan Vertonghen with room to run.
Players and teams are free to negotiate and agree on new contracts , but they can't officially sign them until Friday morning PT. Lakers are searching potential free agents this summer with San Antonio Spurs man Kawhi Leonard a rumoured key target.
Seven years later, the Mavericks made a strong play for Jordan, who agreed to sign with them as a free agent. Jordan averaged 12 points and a career-high 15.2 rebounds a game this season, his 10th for the Clippers.
Leonard Leo, an outside legal activist, will be another key member of the president's advisory team, sources said. Many liberals fear that with Kennedy gone, a Trump replacement will ensure that eventually Roe v.
Whether or not they play out is one thing, but to say players don't at least engage each other on the subject is another. The Los Angeles Lakers will be an attractive destination for players if they can sign LeBron James .
The toy store chain announced in March they would be closing down and the few remaining stores are closing for good this week. Toys R Us , which also owned Babies R Us, collapsed in February after they were unable to pay a £15million tax bill.
Even without Paul George , who agreed to re-sign with the Oklahoma City Thunder, that makes the Lakers an instant contender. Many have already wondered what the NBA Finals might look like without James taking on the Warriors every year.
He said: "Of course I will put my name forward". "It's a youthful squad but we've still got those experienced players in there". Statistics suggest that players have an 89 percent chance of scoring if the team's last two shootouts have been successful.
The four-time NBA MVP entered the open market when he declined to exercise his one-year player option Friday. While every team dreams of being ruled by King James, only a few have a legit chance of signing him.
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Despite topping its group undefeated, coach Oscar Tabarez's team did little to raise expectations in the tournament's open stages. Ronaldo won Euro 2016 with Portugal and has proven himself to be his country's greatest ever player.
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The family ran a grocery shop and plywood business out of their double-storey home in Sant Nagar, in north Delhi's Burari's area. The police investigation is underway and officers are scanning the CCTV footage to find the reason of the crime.
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Uruguay , meanwhile, had not conceded a goal in 2018 - an impressive run of six games, three of them at Russian Federation 2018. The quarter-final match between Uruguay and Portugal will take place in Sochi on Sunday (4am AEST).
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They have not faced each other since July 1972, when they drew 1-1 at Rio de Janeiro's Maracana stadium. Take the under (with apologies if you lose because one team scores the winning goal in extra time ).
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Germany players and officials are on their way home after their shock exit at the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup . The latest odds and betting lines have Brazil and Spain as the heavy favorites.