REPORT: New battle lines in war over Trump’s judicial picks

BY DEAN DANIELS / FEBRUARY 10, 2019 /

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The Senate is adding new fuel to the fire in its long-running feud over President Trump’s judicial nominations.

The battle intensified this past week, with multiple fault lines. Republicans moved forward with more than 40 picks, including several circuit nominees who were not supported by home-state senators.

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GOP senators are also expected to advance a rules change Wednesday that would cut down on the amount of time it takes to confirm many of Trump’s nominees, including district judges. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and other Republicans view judicial nominations as a top priority and their best shot at leaving a long-term impact on the direction of the country. The GOP-controlled Senate confirmed a record number of circuit court picks during Trump’s first two years in office.

Democrats aren’t taking lightly to this, arguing Republicans are ignoring the “blue slip” tradition and negating relationships on the Judiciary Committee.

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1 Comment

  1. Douglas Schmitt February 10th, 2019 at 8:42 am

    Trump could pick God and seven deciples and the demorats would bitch and drag their feet.

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