PBS NewsHour

After RBG’s death, a partisan battle over SCOTUS seat

Clip: 09/20/2020 | 3m 21s Video has closed captioning.

President Trump announced he intends to nominate a woman for Justice Ginsburg’s seat and several Republican Senators, who in 2016 opposed filling a SCOTUS seat in an election year, are supporting a vote. The contentious issue of the SCOTUS seat, which helped the Trump campaign in 2016, has galvanized the liberal base six weeks before the election. Jeff Greenfield joins Hari Sreenivasan to discuss.

Aired: 09/20/20

Rating: NR

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