Donald Trump urged to avoid controversial Supreme Court pick

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Trump will announce his nominee for the seat in a characteristic display of political braggadocio on primetime TV on Monday night.

Democratic Sen. Richard Blumenthal accused Trump of outsourcing his decision to the Federalist Society and other conservative groups.

Trump is said to have narrowed his potential SCOTUS nominees down to federal judges Brett Kavanaugh, Raymond Kethledge and Amy Coney Barret.

Leo said that it was impossible to predict the positions of any of the leading candidates for the seat on abortion.

Trump is set to announce his nominee to fill the seat of retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy in a prime-time televised address Monday.

The son of Indian-American immigrants, Thapar is the Nation's first Article III judge of South Asian descent.

Leo has the powerful track record of helping to pick and confirm three of the court's conservative justices, John Roberts, Samuel Alito and Neil Gorsuch.

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Talking to reporters travelling with him to Montana overseas Air Force One, Trump said he had interviewed some "extraordinarily talented and brilliant" people during the process.

"I'm very confident with this president's enthusiasm and with [Senate Majority] Leader McConnell's enthusiasm that they can get anybody confirmed", Leonard Leo, who is on leave from the Federalist Society to help the White House with the selection, told ABC's "This Week." The US President, according to the White House, has interviewed seven candidates from his master list of 25 judges. "We've been talking about this for 36 years, going all the way back to the nomination of Sandra O'Connor", he said.

Judge Raymond Kethledge of MI, who serves on the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, is seen in this 2017 photo released by Bloomsbury Publishing New York, New York, U.S., July 6, 2018.

"Other people, I think they just want to go along with the flow and make themselves sound intelligent and smart", he said. "But I'm putting conservative people on". I think they're all outstanding.

"I'll have a decision made in my mind by Sunday. And I believe this person will do a great job", Trump said, according to ABC News.

President Donald Trump departed from his Bedminster golf club Sunday after a three-day respite from Washington as he prepared to nominate a second U.S.