Republicans refused to hold a hearing on Merrick Garland,


We're back talking about the life and legacy of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg with New York Times writer Linda Greenhouse. Linda. We're gonna have to turn to politics, of course, and there's been a fight that's already started since the death of Just a skin Zberg, one of the things that I recall, Republicans refused to hold a hearing on Merrick Garland, who is Obama's Supreme Court pick then because they said that the Senate should not fill a Supreme Court seat before a new administration. It's becoming increasingly clear, Linda that the Republicans at least so far seem that they're not going to follow that Same principle this time around. How do you see that? Playing out? Well, I see it is the rank hypocrisy with it obviously, is So the Democrats need to pick off for Republicans as I understand that The numbers game. Ah! And you know, I'm not sure. I'm not sure where that stands because we have Senator Collins and Senator Rakowski saying they Don't want to see a book before Election Day. Of course, that raises the question of What about a vote in the lame duck session? S so this is a very Complicated. Dynamic

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