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Adi Dougherty, age 6, live with her family in Washington DC. Last year pre-COVID, Adi’s DC Public School (DCPS) elementary school decided to celebrate the 100th day of school and encouraged all the children to dress up like “old people”. Adi didn’t want to look “old”.  But she knows many accomplished women leaders and said she wanted to go as Ruth Bader Ginsburg. (AP Photo/Jocelyn Noveck)
Ginsburg's impact on women spanned age groups, backgroundsRecent pop culture popularity aside, the impact that Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had on women was profound, and spanned age groups and backgrounds
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FILE - In this Sept. 26, 2018, file photo, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg leaves the stage after speaking to first-year students at Georgetown Law in Washington. The Supreme Court says Ginsburg has died of metastatic pancreatic cancer at age 87. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
Family, work and opera filled Ginsburg's final summerRuth Bader Ginsburg was seeing family
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Vandalism, no arrests, as protests continue in PortlandVandalism but no arrests occurred during a demonstration involving about 200 people in downtown Portland, Oregon
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Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden walks back after speaking at the Constitution Center in Philadelphia, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, about the Supreme Court. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Biden to focus on health care in Supreme Court debateJoe Biden is using the sudden Supreme Court vacancy to reinforce his argument that the upcoming election should be a referendum on President Donald Trump’s handling of health care and the coronavirus
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FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 16, 2010, file photo, Delaware Democratic Senate candidate Chris Coons waves after being introduced during a candidate forum, in Wilmington, Del. On the national level, U.S. Sen. Chris Coons is facing a Democratic primary challenge from progressive newcomer Jessica Scarane, who believes Coons’ desire for bipartisanship has made him too willing to compromise with Republicans. (AP Photo/Rob Carr, File)
The Latest: WH leaves it to McConnell to decide vote timingThe White House says President Donald Trump will announce his pick to replace the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in the “near future” but declined to say whether the president will push for a Senate confirmation vote before Election Day
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Murkowski: 'My Position Has Not Changed' on Court VacancyFirst, Sen. Susan Collins . Now Sen. Lisa Murkowski says she's also against filling the Supreme Court vacancy before the election—a hotbutton issue that has America's political temperature in the red, the New York Times reports. "For weeks, I have stated that I would not support taking up a potential...
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GOP Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska says she doesn't support taking up Supreme Court nomination so close to the electionGOP Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska says she doesn't support taking up Supreme Court nomination so close to the election
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FILE - In this June 5, 2018, file photo Orange County Supervisor Michelle Steel smiles as she visits Rep. Dana Rohrabacher's election night party in Costa Mesa, Calif. Republican challenger Michelle Steel has talked about taxes, while Democratic Rep. Harley Rouda has focused on health care and prescription drug costs. In the campaign for House control, some districts are seeing a fight between Democrats saying they'll protect voters from Republicans willing to take their health coverage away, while GOP candidates are raising specters of rioters imperiling neighborhoods if Democrats win. (Jeff Gritchen/The Orange County Register via AP, File)
Law and order vs. health care as Dems, GOP vie for suburbsContested congressional seats in the nation's suburbs are becoming battlefields, and each party is wielding what it hopes will be a potent weapon
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FILE - In this Aug. 19, 2020 file photo, a statue of Stephen Douglas stands in front of the east entrance to the Illinois State Capitol, in Springfield, Ill. Illinois officials approved the removal of the statue of the 19th century senator from Illinois who owned slaves and espoused the notion that each territory should decide whether slavery would be allowed. (Justin L. Fowler/The State Journal-Register via AP File)/The State Journal-Register via AP)
Douglas statue comes down, but Lincoln had racist views, tooIllinois officials plan to remove a state Capitol statue of Stephen A
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Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., speaks during a Senate Judiciary Committee oversight hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, in a Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020, file photo, to examine the Crossfire Hurricane investigation. November may be Graham's toughest test yet as he seeks re-election and explains to voters how, as the Senate Judiciary Committee chairman, he will push for Trump’s Supreme Court nominee on the president’s aggressive timetable, when he recently was so opposed to that approach.(Erin Schaff/The New York Times via AP, Pool, File)
Sen. Graham's challenge: Fill a court seat and save his ownFew members of the Republican Party have taken a political journey as long as Lindsey Graham’s
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