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Support builds for Trump court pick as Romney says Senate should vote

27 days ago   |   By National Post

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's push to cement a conservative majority on the Supreme Court received a boost on Tuesday as a longtime rival, Republican Senator Mitt Romney, said the chamber should vote on a replacement for liberal Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
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Mitt Romney says he supports Supreme Court nominee vote, all but assuring approval

Mitt Romney says he supports Supreme Court nominee vote, all but assuring approval

27 days ago   |   By Post Gazette


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Sen. Mitt Romney supports Trump's effort to fill vacancy on Supreme Court

Sen. Mitt Romney supports Trump's effort to fill vacancy on Supreme Court

27 days ago   |   By New York Post

Sen. Mitt Romney will support moving forward with President Trump's nominee to fill the vacancy left by Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, he announced Tuesday morning.
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Mitt Romney Supports Voting on Trump's Supreme Court Nominee, Too

27 days ago   |   By Slate

The Utah senator, who voted to remove Trump from office seven months ago, is ready to give him his third court seat.
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Republican Romney says Senate should vote on Trump Supreme Court pick

27 days ago   |   By National Post

WASHINGTON - Republican Senator Mitt Romney said on Tuesday he would support holding a Senate confirmation vote for President Trump's U.S. Supreme Court nominee, giving Trump a crucial boost in his bid to install a conservative replacement for the late liberal Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
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President Trump to announce SCOTUS pick Saturday, Mitt Romney won't block vote

27 days ago   |   By ABC

President Donald Trump will announce his Supreme Court nominee on Saturday, while Senator Mitt Romney announced he won't block the vote - clearing a key hurdle as Republicans look to replace the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg before Election Day.
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GOP Senator and former Mass. Gov. Romney says he won't block vote on Trump's Supreme Court nominee

GOP Senator and former Mass. Gov. Romney says he won't block vote on Trump's Supreme Court nominee

27 days ago   |   By WCVB

Republican Senator and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney said Tuesday he won't block vote on President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, clearing path for Republicans.
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Romney Gives Trump The Vote Needed to Fill RBG's SCOTUS Seat

27 days ago   |   By Newsweek

Senate Leader Mitch McConnell now has the Republican majority needed to move forward with confirmation for President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee.
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Romney says he won't block vote on Trump Supreme Court pick

Romney says he won't block vote on Trump Supreme Court pick

27 days ago   |   By WGN TV

WASHINGTON - Utah Republican Sen. Mitt Romney said Tuesday he supports voting to fill the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's seat on the Supreme Court, all but ensuring President Donald Trump has the backing needed to push the nomination over Democratic objections that it's too close to the November election.
Romney issued a statement saying he would support moving forward.
"If the nominee reaches the Senate floor, I intend to vote based upon their qualifications,” Romney said.
Trump , meanwhile, said he would announce his choice to replace the late Ginsburg on Saturday, setting off a...
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U.S. Republican Sen. Romney backs vote on Trump's Supreme Court nominee

27 days ago   |   By National Post

WASHINGTON - Republican Senator Mitt Romney said on Tuesday he would consider President Donald Trump's nominee for the U.S. Supreme Court to fill a vacancy left by the death of liberal Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
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Utah Sen. Mitt Romney says he will vote on Trump's Supreme Court nominee if they reach the Senate floor

Utah Sen. Mitt Romney says he will vote on Trump's Supreme Court nominee if they reach the Senate floor

27 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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Utah Sen. Mitt Romney said on Tuesday that he intends to vote on President Donald Trump's nominee for the Supreme Court.
"My decision regarding a Supreme Court nomination is not the result of a subjective test of 'fairness' which, like beauty, is in the eye of the beholder," Romney said in a statement. "It is based on the immutable fairness of following the law, which in this case is the constitution and precedent. The historical precedent of election year nominations is that the Senate generally does not confirm an opposing party's nominee but does confirm a nominee...
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Romney says he won't block vote on Trump Supreme Court nominee

27 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

WASHINGTON - Utah Sen. Mitt Romney says he will not oppose a Senate vote on President Donald Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court.
In a statement Tuesday, Romney said he intends to follow the Constitution and precedent in considering Trump's nominee. If the nominee reaches the Senate floor, “I intend to vote based upon their qualifications,″ Romney said.
Romney's views had been closely watched after two other Republican senators - Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and Susan Collins of Maine - urged that a vote be delayed until after the Nov. 3 presidential election.
Romney said his decision was...
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