Democrats oppose President Donald Trump’s nominee and worked today to delay her confirmation. Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer called Barrett’s confirmation the “least legitimate process in the country’s history,” as he urged the senate to focus instead on coronavirus relief legislation.
Republicans say they’ve taken as much time on Barrett’s nomination as the average for supreme court confirmation.
Barrett is expected to be confirmed to the supreme court on Monday.
Anna Weeks the anchor of NBC5 News at 5 and 11 and Your Place @7 with Anna Weeks. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Oregon State University with a degree in Digital Communication Arts and a minor in writing. Previously, she interned with the National Association of Broadcasters at the NAB Show in Las Vegas.
Originally from the Portland area, Anna loves exploring Southern Oregon. In her free time, she enjoys reading, running, and watching sports.