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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) walks to the Senate floor inside the U.S. Capitol in Washington for the second day of the Senate Impeachment trial against President Donald Trump, on Jan. 22. Photo: Diego M. Radzinschi/ALM.

As a brutal fight over the Supreme Court vacancy approaches, Senate Republicans are pushing forward with confirming other judges at a pace that could leave the next president with few vacancies to fill.

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Jacqueline Thomsen

Jacqueline Thomsen, based in Washington, is a reporter covering D.C. federal courts and the legal side of politics. Contact her at [email protected] and follow her on Twitter @jacq_thomsen.

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