Your Call: What would Judge Neil Gorsuch mean for the Supreme Court?

Mar 27, 2017

We will have a conversation about Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch and how he would shift the current balance on the high court.

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer says Democrats will filibuster his nomination. Republicans want to approve him before the Court concludes hearing the current term of cases next month. What does Gorsuch’s confirmation mean for the future of the Court? 

Guests:

Billy Corriher, deputy director of Legal Progress at American Progress

Jodi Jacobson, Editor-in-Chief of Rewire

Bob Egelko, legal affairs reporter at the San Francisco Chronicle

Web Resources:

Knowledge@Wharton: What Stands in the Way of Neil Gorsuch’s Confirmation?

The NY Times: Abortion Storytellers Gather as Anti-Choice Gorsuch Gets Senate Hearing

SF Gate: California’s top justice touts strength of state courts

The NY Times: Gorsuch, Abortion and the Concept of Personhood

The NY Times: Neil Gorsuch Has Web of Ties to Secretive Billionaire