With characteristic showmanship on display, President Trump used a prime time slot on Tuesday to reveal Judge Neil Gorsuch as his nominee for the U.S. Supreme Court.

If confirmed, Gorsuch, 49, would replace the late Justice Antonin Scalia, a conservative icon who died unexpectedly in February

Source:: The Lowdown

What You Need to Know about the Supreme Court and Its Newest Nominee 8 March,2017Matthew Green

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Matthew Green is a digital media producer for KQED News. He previously produced The Lowdown, KQED’s multimedia news education blog. Matthew's written for numerous Bay Area publications, including the Oakland Tribune and San Francisco Chronicle. He also taught journalism classes at Fremont High School in East Oakland.

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