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Romney supports holding a vote on next Supreme Court nominee

1 month ago   |   By Politico

Sen. Mitt Romney said he would support a floor vote on President Donald Trump's Supreme Court, essentially clinching consideration of Trump's nominee this year despite the impending election.
Just two Republican senators have asked for the party to put the brakes on the confirmation. And with a 53-seat majority, Senate Majority Mitch McConnell now has the votes he needs to move forward with a nominee to replace the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
“I intend to follow the Constitution and precedent in considering the president's nominee. If the nominee reaches the Senate floor, I intend to...
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Mitt Romney supports holding a vote on Trump's Supreme Court pick this year

Mitt Romney supports holding a vote on Trump's Supreme Court pick this year

1 month ago   |   By CNBC

Romney's position all but assures Republicans can move forward with a Supreme Court nomination this year despite November's election.
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