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Juan Williams: GOP's Supreme Court block will backfire

Posted by Steve Schram on April 25, 2016 at 10:18 AM

Originally published on April 25, 2016 on The Hill by Juan Williams.

As the GOP’s Senate majority hangs in the balance, here is the inspiring message from Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R- Ky.) as he asks voters to keep Republicans in charge: Senate Republicans will stop President Obama from putting anyone on the Supreme Court.

“The American people should have a voice in the selection of the next Supreme Court Justice,” McConnell said in February after the death of Associate Justice Antonin Scalia. “Therefore, this vacancy should not be filled until we have a new president.”

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