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Trump’s Supreme Court pick is a lesson in the three branches of government | PBS NewsHour Extra

11 July, 2018
Print Tweet July 10, 2018 President Donald Trump nominated Judge Brett Kavanaugh to become the next Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, replacing retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy. There are nine judges on the Supreme Court, the highest court and the last decider on how to interpret laws in the United States. A simple majority is needed in the 100-member Senate in order to ge
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