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Supreme court background article iii of the constitution establishes the federal judiciary article iii, section i states that the judicial power of the united states, shall be vested in one supreme court, and in such inferior courts as the congress may from time to time ordain and establish. Start studying supreme court - appointment and confirmation process learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. It's called a nuclear option because it would fundamentally change the rules of an institution that's nearly defined by tradition and because few congressional votes involve stakes as high as the confirmation of a supreme court justice. Late friday morning, supreme court nominee neil gorsuch was confirmed by a vote of 54–45 gorsuch, who will take his seat in time to hear the final cas.
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How the confirmation process works 1) now, only cloture motions for legislation and nominees to the supreme court require 60 votes 7. Senate republicans change the rules to end a democratic filibuster of judge neil gorsuch’s nomination to the supreme court, setting up a final confirmation.
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