Why the Supreme Court vacancy is such a big deal

Nine justices. Countless rulings. One voice.

The Supreme Court is one of the three pillars holding our government together, but what happens when a piece of that pillar is missing?

The Jagwire crew sat down with Dr. Martha Ginn, associate professor of political science, to find out why the Supreme Court vacancy is such a big deal for the 2016 presidential candidates.

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Brennan Meagher is a communications coordinator at Augusta University. Contact her at 706-446-4806 or bmeagher@augusta.edu.

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