Trump nominates Neil Gorsuch, a proponent of strictly interpreting the Constitution, to fill Supreme Court vacancy

Trump nominates Neil Gorsuch, a proponent of strictly interpreting the Constitution, to fill Supreme Court vacancy

In picking Gorsuch, a federal appeals court judge based in Colorado, President Trump opted for a highly credentialed favorite of the conservative legal establishment. The 49-year-old nominee believes in an “originalist” interpretation of the Constitution and would seem destined to be a solidly conservative vote on the ideologically split court. This is a developing story. […]