Posted on 10/16/2017, 4:54:28 AM by SMGFan
Trump is reportedly talking about Supreme Court justices’ health issues, privately predicting he’ll be able to appoint 4
President Donald Trump has already appointed one Supreme Court justice, and is reportedly telling people he believes he will appoint three more.
Multiple sources told Axios’ Jonathan Swan that Trump is openly predicting he’ll be able to fill four Supreme Court seats as president.
One of Trump’s signature victories as president has been the appointment of Justice Neil Gorsuch, who filled a seat left vacant by the death of Justice Antonin Scalia in 2016. The open seat caused controversy, as Scalia died during Barack Obama’s presidency. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell worked to allow the next president to fill the position.
Talking about Ginsburg, one source told Axios, Trump said, “What does she weigh? 60 pounds?” Ginsburg is 84 years old.
Trump has talked about Sotomayor’s Type 1 diabetes, according to Axios, telling the source, “Her health … no good. Diabetes.”
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