Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Sunday 27 Sep 2020

Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Sunday 27 Sep 2020

Trump nominates Amy Coney Barrett for Supreme Court

Donald Trump has nominated Amy Coney Barrett, a favourite of social conservatives, to be the new Supreme Court justice. Unveiling her in the White House Rose Garden, the US president described Judge Barrett as a “woman of unparalleled achievement”. If confirmed by senators, she will replace liberal Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg who died recently, aged 87.

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