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CLIP: President Obama Supreme Court Nomination Announcement


AIR DATE: Wednesday, March 16, 2016
OVERVIEW:

President Obama announced U.S. Court of Appeals of D.C. Chief Judge Merrick Garland as his nominee to fill the Supreme Court seat left vacant after the death of Justice Antonin Scalia.
 

FULL ANNOUNCEMENT:
 

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PEOPLE IN THIS VIDEO:
 

  • Barack Obama
    President of the United States
     
  • Merrick B. Garland
    Chief Judge
    U.S. Court of Appeals->District of Columbia Circuit
     

 

KEYWORDS: Supreme Court, Nomination, Confirmation, President Obama, Merrick Garland, Checks and Balances, U.S. Constitution