NEWS: Democratic donors shattered ActBlue's all-time record for donations in an hour after Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died. Democrats gave $6.2 million in the 9 pm hour. Then they broke the record again in 10 pm hour. More than $100,000 per minute.
NEW: Democratic donors have now given more than $46 million to candidates and causes in the hours since Ruth Bader Ginsburg passed away — a breathtaking sum of money in so short a timespan.
Democratic donors gave more money online in the 9 p.m. hour after RBG died — $6.2 million — than in any other single hour since ActBlue launched. Donors broke the record again in the 10 p.m. hour, giving another $6.3 million — more than $100,000/minute.
NEW: Democrats have given more than $20 million through ActBlue in the last four hours. The three biggest hours for donations in its 16-year history are, in order: 10 p.m. tonight 9 p.m. tonight 11 p.m. tonight
Former President Barack Obama on Friday called Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg “a warrior for gender equality” who helped Americans see the perils of gender discrimination.
Senator Mitch McConnell said late Friday that his decision to block President Barack Obama from filling a Supreme Court vacancy after the death of Justice Antonin Scalia about nine months before the 2016 election had not set a precedent.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg's "opinions and her dissent are going to continue to shape the basis for law for a generation," Joe Biden said on Friday, speaking after the Supreme Court justice's death.
Breaking News: Senator Mitch McConnell said he would move forward quickly with President Trump’s nominee to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court.
This is the colossal idiot who will apparently be choosing yet another supreme court justice.
Mitch McConnell is among the most vile, hypocritical people ever to have lived on the planet. That’s the tweet.
Folks, there is a stop-gap government funding measure being debated. Please call your Senators and Reps and ask them to consider not approving until McConnell takes replacing RBG off the table until inauguration.
"Onstage, Mr. Trump said he wanted to appoint Senator Ted Cruz of Texas to the Supreme Court..."