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From NPR news. I'm nor RAHM President Trump says he and the Senate have an obligation to move forward on selecting a new Supreme Court justice without delay. He told a rally in North Carolina. He plans to nominate a woman. His comments came a day after Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died at the age of 87. NPR's Nina Totenberg reports. Her death leaves a giant hole on a conservative court. Where she was the leading liberal dissenter. Ruth Bader Ginsburg changed the way the world is for American women today, and she did it before she became a justice of the Supreme Court. For more than a decade until her first judicial appointment. She led the fight in the courts for gender equality. When she began her legal crusade, women were treated by law differently from men. By the time she don judicial robes, however, Ruth Ginsberg had worked a revolution. That was never more evident than in 1996 when as a relatively new Supreme Court justice, Ginsberg wrote the court's decision, declaring that the Virginia Military Institute could no longer remain an all male institution. Nina Totenberg. NPR NEWS Washington After Justice Antonin Scalia died in February of 2016, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell refused to consider President Obama's nomination for the seat, citing the election in November. He's prepared to move forward right away. This time. NPR's Kelsey Snell has more. He

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