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Romney Supports Senate Vote on Trump Supreme Court Nominee

Sen. Mitt Romney (R-Utah) on Tuesday said he supports the Senate holding a vote before the election on President Donald Trump's pick to replace Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Ginsburg died at age 87 on Friday. "The Constitution gives the President the power to nominate and the Senate the authority to provide advice and consent on Supreme Court nominees," Romney said in a statement. "I intend to follow the Constitution and precedent in considering the Presidents nominee. If the nominee reaches the Senate floor, I intend to vote based upon their qualifications." The historical precedent of election-year nominations shows the Senate generally doesn'tRead More From Source

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