AP | Justice Ginsburg: Next president will make several Supreme Court appointments

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg (200x200)Ginsburg doesn’t want to envision a Trump win

July 8, 2016

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg says she doesn’t want to think about the possibility of Donald Trump winning the White House, and she predicts the next president — “whoever she will be” — will have a few appointments to make to the Supreme Court.

In an interview Thursday in her court office, the 83-year-old justice and leader of the court’s liberal wing said she presumes Democrat Hillary Clinton will be the next president. Asked what if Republican Donald Trump won instead, she said, “I don’t want to think about that possibility, but if it should be, then everything is up for grabs.”

That includes the future of the high court itself, on which she is the oldest justice. Two justices, Anthony Kennedy and Stephen Breyer, are in their late 70s.

 “It’s likely that the next president, whoever she will be, will have a few appointments to make,” Ginsburg said, smiling. (Read More)

 

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