We still need two more so this could even be posturing but her constituents in Alaska need to hold her to it and ask her to talk to her Republican colleagues. #SCOTUS
Key GOP senator says she opposes taking up a Supreme Court nomination before Election Day - CNNPolitics
I hope she truly feels this way, but I have my doubts. Lisa& Susan have a very Lucy VanPelt voting record.
@AgentCarter_SSR Oh, the two of them will vote to oppose, so long as it leaves them a 51-49 majority. Romney is pretty independent though and may not feel inclined to shove through a Trump nominee even though his office hasn't said what he's doing. Unfortunately since he wasn't in the Senate in 2016, we don't have him on record. That's 50-50 and leaves Pence having to break the tie and still leaves us down a vote though, and still leaves them off the hook to play that game. @SteveRogers
@SteveRogers My cynical view? They may not do it before the election - to get their pro-forced-birthers to come out and vote, since many of them are single-issue voters, then ram through in the lame duck session, anyway. Most especially if they lose the WH and the Senate...
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