Reporter covering the U.S. Supreme Court Education: University of Florida, B.S. in Journalism Robert Barnes has been a Washington Post reporter and editor since 1987. He joined the paper to cover Maryland politics, and he has served in various editing positions, including metropolitan editor and national political editor. He has covered the Supreme Court since November 2006.
Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said Tuesday that the Senate would vote to confirm President Trump’s nominee on Monday, potentially giving her a week to participate in election-related cases before the final tally.