Mitch McConnell Promises Trump's Ruth Bader Ginsburg Replacement Will Get A Vote - 2020-09-18

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F364.png Mitch McConnell Promises Trump's Ruth Bader Ginsburg Replacement Will Get A Vote September 18, 2020, Amanda Terkel, Huffington Post

"The American people should have a voice in the selection of their next Supreme Court Justice. Therefore, this vacancy should not be filled until we have a new president," he wrote.

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) tweeted that McConnell should follow the rule he created under Obama. In fact, he used, verbatim, the words that McConnell said in 2016.

The opportunity to replace one of the court's most liberal justices with a conservative is a dream come true for many in the Republican Party. If Trump's nominee is confirmed, the court would be tilted 6-3 toward conservatives.

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