How Colorado judge Neil Gorsuch could end up as Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee
WASHINGTON -- In only a few weeks, Judge Neil Gorsuch has gone from the federal appellate bench in Denver to one of the leading contenders to be President Donald Trump's nominee for the U.S. Supreme Court. His quick ascent is due to a combination of factors, including his track record, demeanor and the impression he has made on Trump and the small circle advising him on how to replace the late Justice Antonin Scalia.