Welcome to Sneak Peek, our weekly look ahead from both ends of Pennsylvania Avenue, plus our best scoops.
- I'm Hans Nichols, filling in for new dad Jonathan Swan. Most of the emails I got from you this week weren't about Trump, Biden or RBG — but about Jonathan and Betsy's baby. It's a good reminder of what matters.
Situational awareness: In Philadelphia this afternoon, Joe Biden appealed to Senate Republicans to resist jamming through a Supreme Court justice before Nov. 3: "Please follow your conscience." Go deeper with Alexi McCammond.
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