MoveOn.org Civic Action is airing this TV ad featuring of President Reagan stating clearly that it is the Senate’s “obligation” to work to fill a Supreme Court vacancy in an election year. The ad underscores the radical and unprecedented nature of Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell’s declaration hours after Justice Antonin Scalia’s death that the Senate […]
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Senator McConnell should retract his shameful, partisan suggestion that the Senate abdicate this constitutional responsibility. All senators must play their role under the Constitution to ensure the confirmation of a highly qualified nominee.
And guess what? It was constitutional!