WATCH LIVE: Trump nominates Supreme Court Justice https://t.co/Nb6iJITjFs— Legal Insurrection (@LegInsurrection) February 1, 2017
Neil Gorsuch and Thomas Hardiman are considered the two most likely nominees to fill the Scalia Seat.
The gossip (i.e. media reports based on conversations with unnamed “sources”) claim it’s Gorsuch. Regardless of the choice — or if Trump pulls a surprise — Democrats have promise a fight to the death. They need to put on a show for the base. So it looks like this is going to go nuclear option.
Trump has played this masterfully, with the networks breaking into their nightly schedules for the announcement. He will have a yuge audience.
We have a live blog of the nomination: https://t.co/bHBfNfWMx3— SCOTUSblog (@SCOTUSblog) February 1, 2017
People who say this White House isn't disciplined should note that they managed to keep the Court pick secret, a minor miracle.— Keith Koffler (@keithkoffler) February 1, 2017
Reports: Neil Gorsuch will be Trump's Supreme Court nominee. He is a stalwart champion of religious freedom. https://t.co/qiW5gwXES8— Tyler O'Neil (@Tyler2ONeil) January 31, 2017
Neil Gorsuch & Supreme Court --Antonin Scalia’s Textualist & Originalist | National Review https://t.co/QgGj7GKyBQ— Matt K. Lewis (@mattklewis) February 1, 2017