McConnell Shows Why The Filibuster Has To Die Today
Despite Dems attempted filibuster of Alito, no member of the Republican Conference has ever voted to filibuster a #SCOTUS nominee. Ever.— Leader McConnell (@SenateMajLdr) April 6, 2017
.@washingtonpost observed in '13 the Dem Nuclear Option was not in response to rampant obstruction but was, quite simply, a “power play.”— Leader McConnell (@SenateMajLdr) April 6, 2017
Democrats have decided to filibuster a highly respected judge that they themselves confirmed a decade ago. They are not willing to negociate, and want a hand in choosing the judge that Trump will appoint. Since they act like petulant children, there is no other option that to kill the filibuster.
Despite a bipartisan majority, Dems appear poised to block this nominee w the 1st successful partisan filibuster in American history #SCOTUS— Leader McConnell (@SenateMajLdr) April 6, 2017
Click here to read #TheFilibusterMustDie by Dan Backer.