Roger Anghis posted an update January 13, 2019 8:38 pm
White House quietly getting ready for possible Ginsburg departure
“The White House is reaching out to political allies and conservative activist groups to prepare for an ailing Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s possible death or departure from the Supreme Court — an event that would trigger the second bitter confirmation battle of President Donald Trump’s tenure,” reads a Thursday report from Politico.
Authors Eliana Johnson and Gabby Orr attribute their story to an anonymous source who is “familiar with those conversations.” According to this individual, the Trump administration is already compiling a short-list of candidates to replace Ginsburg.
“The White House is taking the temperature on possible short-list candidates, reaching out to key stakeholders, and just making sure that people are informed on the process,” says the source.
Read more here: https://www.conservativeinstitute.org/conservative-news/white-house-ready-ginsburg.htm