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@clacke That doesn't surprise me at all, I already knew he was a shameless hypocrite @andybroomfield

@clacke @andybroomfield "If an opening comes in the last year of President Trump's term, and the primary process has started, we'll wait to the next election"
- Lindsey Graham, Oct. 2018

@InternetKevin @clacke Mitch McConnell has already said he will fill the vacancy. It’s just power dynamics, not principle. Last time they just wanted to deny Obama’s choice.

@andybroomfield @clacke "A basic principle of the law — and of everyday fairness — is that we apply rules with consistency, and not based on what’s convenient or advantageous in the moment"

obama.medium.com/my-statement-

@InternetKevin @andybroomfield Republicans got rid of the filibuster on SCOTUS appointments so unless 4 Republicans go along with Democrats on that they have no ability to do that.

@hankg @andybroomfield well if the nominee is Ted Cruz I would argue that he should not be on the Supreme court because according to the President of the United States he is the son of the guy who shot JFK.

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