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Trump Confirms Barbara Lagoa, Amy Coney Barrett on Supreme Court Short List

President Donald Trump confirmed on Monday that Barbara Lagoa and Amy Coney Barrett are on his Supreme Court (SCOTUS) shortlist. He said Barrett, a judge for the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, is "certainly one of the candidates" when asked by reporters if Barrett is on the list. The president said that there are five women being vetted and affirmed he will announce his pick on Friday or Saturday. Trump also appeared to suggest Lagoa, the U.S. circuit judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, is one of the candidates in a leading position on the list. He said he will pick someone "outstanding"Read More From Source

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