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Cornyn stands firm on delay of Supreme Court nomination

Published on April 1, 2016 under CommunityImpact

Confirming a U.S. Supreme Court Justice would be best delayed until the next president takes office, U.S. Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, said while addressing staff at the Community Impact Newspaper headquarters, 16225 Impact Way, Pflugerville, April 1. He said pursuing the confirmation during the nine months left in the current administration would be adversarial and likely slow down work on items on which there is consensus between the parties. Cornyn said while the decision to withhold the confirmation of a presidential nominee to the Supreme Court is controversial, it is not unprecedented. “It’s an unfortunate development, but it’s kind of where we are,” Cornyn said. “I don’t believe that…it’s […]

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Source: Community Impact- Round Rock