The president tweeted the call to GOP members less than 24 hours after Ginsburg died.
.@GOP We were put in this position of power and importance to make decisions for the people who so proudly elected us, the most important of which has long been considered to be the selection of United States Supreme Court Justices. We have this obligation, without delay!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) September 19, 2020
NEW: Source familiar with WH vetting process tells me WH would like to announce #SCOTUS nomination in the next ten days, before 1st Presidential debate & these 3 judges are getting serious consideration:
Judge Amy Coney Barrett
Judge Barbara Lagoa
Judge Amul Thapar @CBSNews
— Paula Reid (@PaulaReidCBS) September 19, 2020