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Pence Says Trump Has Obligation Under Constitution to Name Supreme Court Nominee

Vice President Mike Pence told CBS in an interview on Monday that President Donald Trump is constitutionally obliged to name a nominee to fill the vacant Supreme Court seat following Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death. Ginsburg died Friday from complications due to pancreatic cancer, leaving an empty seat on the nation's highest court, for which Trump has vowed to propose a nominee, with Pence saying it is expected "before the week is out." "President Trump believes that he has an obligation under the Constitution of the United States to put forward a nominee for the Supreme Court," Pence said. "There have been 29 times that there have bRead More From Source

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