Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Elizabeth Porter, Joe Marino discussed on News, Traffic and Weather
Borders. Local tributes for Ruth Bader Ginsburg continue to pour in following her death. Come was Joe Marino talked with one of her former law clerks, Elizabeth Porter, who is now a professor at you. Dump. Ginsberg herself faced discrimination coming out of law school and turn that into a lifelong quest for equality for all Americans, I think She was absolutely the best sort of Patriot. Aside from a storied career, Porter says Ginsberg loved art and music and was surrounded by people She loved. I can celebrate a beautiful Joyous life well lived. Whatever happens next, Professor Porter says she hopes the legitimacy of the Supreme Court doesn't get dragged down by political scheming in the upcoming appointment process. That's almost Joe Marino. Como's Molly Shannon Reid's governor, Jay Inslee statement on Ginsberg's death, saying, We lost one of the greatest American Patriots to ever serve on the U. S. Supreme Court. And he went on to say Justice Ginsburg was a public servant who kept America true to its purpose. She never shied away from vigorously dissenting when the court set back the course of justice. Anjali is among the dozens of politicians and celebrities taking to social media to mourn Justice Ginsburg. They also include former President Bill Clinton, who appointed her. Clinton called Ginsberg a magnificent judge on a wonderful person. Just minutes after we learned about Ginsberg's death, a political battle started brewing in the Senate. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell valve that whoever president Trump nominates to replace Justice Ginsberg will get a vote on the Senate floor, even with the election less than 45 days away. That is sparking outrage from the other side of the aisle. Democrats are calling on McConnell to wait until after the November 3rd election to put a nominee on the floor. Just days before her death. Ginsberg dictated a statement to her granddaughter, saying, quote My most fervent wish is that I will not be replaced until a new president is installed. For the second time. In the last couple months, a WSB trooper and kits up county has intercepted a wrong way Driver this time on Highway three, The driver was traveling south bound in the north bound lanes, and the trooper was able to position his patrol car in front of her vehicle where they hit head on. She was taken into custody for suspicion of DUI. Super Alan Dixon was the 2019 trooper of the year for his district. He was taken at the hospital with minor injuries. Now here's your coma traffic. Still seeing a little bit hesitation off on on a north bound five between Tabula Main Gate and the Komodo Mary. Then you have to speed after that seemed a little hesitation building on south down five in Seattle just before the ship Canal Bridge. I'll have a closure of state route 4 10 still between green Water and mud Mountain Road for fire activity and highway 12 closed between state route a 1 23. And the Yakama Louis County Line area for fire activity there as well. Our next couple traffic is 5 44. Today we have finally registered good air quality all across western Washington, thanks to a rather vigorous storm system that sweat through our backyard yesterday Now that that area of low pressure has moved well after the East behind it, we could be developing a very classic.