The Senate is poised on Monday to confirm the federal judge in a party-line vote to fill the Supreme Court vacancy left by the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Barrett is expected to be sworn in by Justice Clarence Thomas at a White House ceremony following her confirmation vote, according to multiple reports.
Barrett is expected to be confirmed by a Senate vote on Monday evening. The federal judge will be sworn in at a White House ceremony by Justice Clarence Thomas after her confirmation vote, according to multiple news reports. President Trump celebrated Barrett’s likely confirmation on Monday, while former VP Joe Biden expressed concerns over reports of a scheduled White House ceremony. Barrett will be able to begin SCOTUS work immediately after being sworn in, according to reports.