This is different?
“The American people deserve the right to have a say in who becomes the next Supreme Court Justice” Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said in February of 2016, explaining his decision to delay consideration of any SCOTUS nominee until after the election of November of that year (a delay of about one year). Of course, he was referring to an upcoming presidential election, so that’s different from the current situation. Everyone knows the Senate has no role in placing a Justice on the Supreme Court, so this is different.
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