Brett Kavanaugh has been confirmed as the subsequent U.S. Supreme Court choose with a slim Senate approval at this time.
Along with his victory, the court will return from eight to 9 this week.
Instantly, President Trump thanked the lawmakers for giving him his second Supreme Court decide in two years with a tweet that reads, ‘I applaud and congratulate the U.S. Senate for confirming our GREAT NOMINEE, Decide Brett Kavanaugh, to the United States Supreme Court. Later at this time, I will signal his Fee of Appointment, and he shall be formally sworn in. Very thrilling!’
The ultimate tally of votes was 50-48-1.