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Fmr AG Holder: ‘Additional Justices’ Needed on Supreme Court if Trump Appointment Confirmed

Saturday, during an appearance on MSNBC’s “PoliticsNation,” former Attorney General Eric Holder told host Al Sharpton if Republicans succeeded in confirming a replacement for Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg appointed by President Donald Trump, a future Democrat Senate majority along with Joe Biden, if he is elected president, should consider “court reform.”

In this Sept. 15, 2018 file photo, former Attorney General Eric Holder addresses the Human Rights Campaign National Dinner in Washington, D.C. There's a lot of talk in Washington these days about whether that quaint politeness known as "civility" is possible — or even desirable — among the nation's political …

Sen. Thom Tillis Says He ‘Will Support’ Trump’s SCOTUS Nominee

Sen. Thom Tillis (R-NC), who is up for reelection this year, indicated in a Friday statement that he will support President Trump’s nominee to the Supreme Court, warning that there is a “clear choice on the future of the Supreme Court between the well-qualified and conservative jurist President Trump will nominate … and the liberal activist Joe Biden will nominate and Cal Cunningham will support.”

Sen. Thom Tillis, R-N.C., speaks during a Senate Judiciary Committee oversight hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020, to examine the Crossfire Hurricane investigation. (Erin Schaff/The New York Times via AP)