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Meet Ketanji Brown Jackson The Leading Contender To Be Biden’s SCOTUS Nominee

Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson became the first black woman to serve on the federal appellate court in ten years, and now she is the leading contender to be President Biden's SCOTUS nominee.

Thanks To Mitch McConnell, Republicans Can’t Stop Biden’s SCOTUS Nominee

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said that President Biden's Supreme Court nominee will get a prompt hearing in the Senate, which is possible because Mitch McConnell changed the filibuster.

Biden Gets To Nominate His First Supreme Court Justice As Stephen Breyer To Retire

President Biden will get a chance to nominate his first Supreme Court Justice as Justice Stephen Breyer to retire.

Democrats have precedent for a speedy Supreme Court confirmation

What’s next in the Senate, now that Justice Stephen Breyer is stepping down.

Who is on Biden’s shortlist to replace retiring Justice Breyer?

Biden promised to nominate a Black woman to the Supreme Court. Now he has his chance.

Joe Biden Poised To Nominate First Black Woman To The Supreme Court

Judges Ketanji Brown Jackson, Leondra Kruger and Michelle Childs have been floated as potential replacements for retiring Justice Stephen Breyer.

Opinion | Arizona Democrats shaming Kyrsten Sinema is a very good thing

Republicans are congealing in opposition to democracy. Democrats are consolidating in support of it.

Here’s how Senate Democrats plan to quickly confirm Justice Breyer’s successor.

Judge Breyer, who is 55 years old, has a reputation as a consensus builder and a pragmatist whose court rarely produces a dissenting opinion. He already has bipartisan support in the Senate, where ...

Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson is among the leading candidates to succeed Justice Breyer.

Judge Jackson, 51, already successfully went through the Senate confirmation process last year.

Stephen Breyer to Retire, Setting Up Battle for Supreme Court Seat

President Biden has promised to nominate a Black woman for his first pick. Republicans won’t be able to use the filibuster, but his pick isn’t guaranteed an easy confirmation.

Breyer’s retirement renews focus on the Black female jurists who could replace him

Three prominent Black female judges top the list of potential replacements for Justice Breyer.

Analysis | Would Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema vote for Biden’s pick for Supreme Court justice?

Manchin and Sinema have had no problem this year bucking their party on big votes.

Video: Justice Stephen Breyer to retire, but why now? - CNN Video

CNN's Joan Biskupic explains why Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer has decided to announce his retirement well before the court's current term is over.

Biden and Breyer will hold event at White House on Thursday, source says

President Joe Biden and Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer are scheduled to appear together at the White House on Thursday as the 83-year-old justice is set to announce his retirement, a source familiar with the plan tells CNN.

Schumer wants quick timeline to confirm Supreme Court pick, similar to Barrett's process

After a series of recent stinging legislative defeats, Senate Democrats may soon be able to deliver a win for their party.

Biden's Supreme Court shortlist - POLITICO

Two sources close to the Congressional Black Caucus said that Jackson is viewed as a favorite. | Kevin Lamarque/Pool via AP Ketanji Brown Jackson Ketanji Brown Jackson, 51, has been widely consider...

Breyer retirement hands Biden open Supreme Court seat - POLITICO

Breyer’s move comes after more than a year of pressure from liberal legal activists who urged the appointee of President Bill Clinton to step aside to give Biden a chance to name a jurist who could...

Solomon: There's 1 Way Biden Can Avoid Fumbling SCOTUS Pick, But Will He Do It?

If Biden expects to have a justice confirmed before the midterms, his choice needs to be as close to the ideological center as possible.

Report: Justice Breyer 'Upset' Retirement Plan Leaked

Justice Stephen Breyer on Wednesday reportedly became upset after plans of his supposed retirement leaked to the establishment media.

March For Our Lives Calls On Biden To Pick A SCOTUS Nominee Who Supports Our Right Not To Be Shot

March For Our Lives is calling on President Biden to pick a Supreme Court nominee who supports the right of innocent Americans not to be shot.

Opinion | Breyer leaving SCOTUS heads off cynical GOP tricks

Breyer's decision to step down benefits Democrats and his own legacy.

Justice Breyer to Retire From Supreme Court

The decision gives President Biden a window to fulfill a campaign pledge to nominate a Black woman to the court.

Democrats rejoice, Republicans cast any new Supreme Court nominee as radical as election-year fight begins

Democrats said a new Supreme Court fight will help them as Republicans sought to preemptively cast Biden's unannounced nominee as radical.

Biden said he'd put a Black woman on the Supreme Court. Here's who he may pick to replace Breyer

In what will be one of the most monumental endeavors of Joe Biden's presidency, the retirement of Stephen Breyer sets the stage for an immensely important decision by the President.

Supreme Court confirmation fight to make history in 50-50 Senate - POLITICO

One source familiar with the matter said Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer wants to move the nominee along a similar timeline that Republicans used to confirm Justice Amy Coney Barrett. Barrett ...

JCN's Severino: Stephen Breyer 'Bullied' Into Retiring by 'Left-Wing Dark Money Groups'

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer was ushered into retirement by "left-wing dark money groups," according to Carrie Severino.

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