PHILADELPHIA (CBS) –Vice President Mike Pence is coming to Philadelphia on Saturday
The vice president will be appearing at Congress Hall on Independence Mall at noon. He will be speaking to the Philadelphia chapter of the Federalist Society.READ MORE: 3 Sharon Hill Police Officers Fired After Being Charged In Shooting Death Of 8-Year-Old Fanta Bility
A spokesman for the Federalist Society says Pence will be speaking on the new Supreme Court nominee, the role of the courts and the Constitution.READ MORE: 74-Year-Old Woman Killed In Medford House Fire
The Federalist Society is an organization self-described as a group of conservatives and libertarians interested in the separation of government powers and the current state of legal order.MORE NEWS: Ex-Horsham Clinic Staffer Faces Child Sex Abuse Charges After Allegedly Sending Nude Pictures To Teen Patient
The group also says it was founded on the principles that the state exists to preserve freedom, and that the duty of the Judiciary is to say what the law is, not what it should be.