Video Clip: Efforts to Nominate and Confirm a New Supreme Court Justice

Description

National Journal Senate reporter Zach Cohen discussed efforts to nominate and confirm a replacement for Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg after her death over the weekend. He discussed the rules and procedures that the Senate follows during the confirmation process.

6 minutes

Keywords

  • Committee Hearing
  • Confirmation
  • Election Year
  • Lame Duck Session
  • Nomination
  • Partisan
  • Precedent
  • Procedural Vote
  • Recess
  • Supreme Court Justice

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