Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who served on the US Supreme Court since 1993, died on September 18 in the United States. President Donald Trump said there are 45 candidates on the list of candidates for her place.
US President Donald Trump announced at a rally in North Carolina on September 19 that he would select a candidate for the seat of the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg next week. Reported by CNN.
“Next week I will nominate a candidate. It will be a woman,” Trump said.
He added that there are about 45 people on his list of candidates, but he also has a shortlist.
Amy Connie Barrett and Barbara Lagoa are potential Supreme Court judges, according to the channel. Both are conservative.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a renowned women’s rights activist, passed away on September 18, at the age of 87. She was appointed as a US Supreme Court Justice in 1993 by President Bill Clinton and became the second woman on the court.