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Supreme Court / Kennedy Successor #1126747

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 28, 2018
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(White House: Terry Moran) The showdown over the successor to retired Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy featured; details given from the list of 25 options with three choices shown; tweet from Senator Tammy Duckworth quoted. [Senator Mitch McCONNELL - says we will vote this fall.] [In Oct. 2016 debate, Donald TRUMP - says we will add pro-life justices.] The pressure on pro-choice Republicans Senators Lisa Murkowski & Susan Collins & three Democrats from red states noted. [COLLINS - backs Roe v. Wade.] [TRUMP - attacks Senator Heidi Heitkamp.] The significance of a sharp shift of the Supreme Court to the right lthat will lead to cases from conservative causes discussed.

Reporter(s):
Muir, David;
Moran, Terry
Duration:
00:01:50

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