Biden cites 40-day timeline for Supreme Court confirmation

By: and - February 1, 2022 5:25 pm

President Joe Biden and Vice president Kamala Harris meet with Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.), right, and ranking member Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) in the Oval Office on Feb. 1, 2022, in Washington, D.C. Biden is expected to name a replacement for retiring Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer before the end of the month. (Win McNamee/Getty Images)

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Ariana Figueroa
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