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THE WHITE HOUSE

Office of the Press Secretary

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

April 13, 2010

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Statement by the Press Secretary on Next Week’s Bipartisan Meeting to Discuss the Supreme Court Vacancy

The President has invited the bipartisan leaders of the Senate and the bipartisan leaders of the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday, April 21st to discuss the Supreme Court vacancy left by the retirement of Justice Stevens. Senators Reid, McConnell, Leahy, and Sessions will travel to the White House on Wednesday morning for the meeting.

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