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With Neil Gorsuch having been confirmed, there are once again nine justices on the Supreme Court. Polls show that most Americans can't name a single justice, so here's a guide to who's on the court and how long they've been there:

Chief Justice
  • John Roberts: 62 years old, nominated by George W Bush in 2005
Associate Justices
  • Anthony Kennedy: 80 years old, nominated by Ronald Reagan in 1988
  • Clarence Thomas: 68 years old, nominated by George H.W. Bush in 1991
  • Ruth Bader Ginsburg: 84 years old, nominated by Bill Clinton in 1993
  • Stephen Breyer: 78 years old, nominated by Bill Clinton in 1994
  • Samuel Alito: 67 years old, nominated by George W Bush in 2006
  • Sonia Sotomayor: 62 years old, nominated by Barack Obama in 2009
  • Elena Kagan: 56 years old, nominated by Barack Obama in 2010
  • Neil Gorsuch: 49 years old, nominated by Donald Trump in 2017

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President Trump told the New York Post on Thursday that he plans to deliver his Republican National Convention speech from the White House lawn, despite bipartisan criticism of the optics and legality of the location.

Why it matters: Previous presidents avoided blurring staged campaign-style events — like party conventions — with official business of governing on the White House premises, per Politico.

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Antibody drugs and various medicine cocktails against the coronavirus are progressing and may provide some relief before vaccines.

The big picture: Everyone wants to know how and when they can return to "normal" life, as vaccines are not expected to be ready for most Americans for at least a year. Two therapies are known to be helpful, and more could be announced by late September, NIAID Director Anthony Fauci tells Axios.