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BREAKING: GOP Sources Reveal Whom Trump Intends to Nominate to SCOTUS on Saturday

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Multiple senior Republican sources with knowledge of the process say that President Trump intends to nominate Amy Coney Barrett to be the next Supreme Court justice, according to a report from CNN.

Despite these conversations, the sources caution that “there is always the possibility that Trump makes a last-minute change, but the expectation is Barrett is the choice.”

As has been noted, Amy Coney Barrett has been widely perceived to be the frontrunner for the nomination.

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Trump is expected to make his announcement Saturday at 5 p.m. ET.

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Matt Margolis is the author of the new book Airborne: How The Liberal Media Weaponized The Coronavirus Against Donald Trumpand the bestselling book The Worst President in History: The Legacy of Barack Obama. You can follow Matt on Twitter @MattMargolis