Senate Republicans already showing signs of weakness on Supreme Court nominees

The HillSen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) says he would be open to holding post-election hearings on Merrick Garland, President Obama’s Supreme Court nominee, in December.

Hatch, a senior Republican member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, told reporters Wednesday that it might make sense to hold hearings and a confirmation vote on Garland in the lame-duck session.

Garland is not acceptable.

This entry was published Fri Mar 25 04:39:29 CDT 2016 by TriggerFinger and last updated 2016-03-25 04:39:29.0. [Tweet]

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