Biden is the real hypocrite on Supreme Court justice nominations

Here is a quick History lesson: On June 25, 1992, Biden argued on the Senate floor that if there was a Supreme Court vacancy, “President Bush should consider following the practice of a majority of his predecessors AND NOT, AND NOT name a nominee until after the November election is completed.” Biden went even further by stating, the Senate Judiciary Committee should “seriously consider NOT scheduling confirmations hearings on the nomination until after the political campaign season is over.” Of course, Biden changed his position in 2016 for Merrick Garland, hence the hypocrisy.   Biden stated at the time, “I made it absolutely clear that I would go forward with a confirmation process as [Senate Judiciary] chairman, even a few months before a presidential election if the nominee were chosen with the advice, and not merely the consent, of the Senate, just as the Constitution requires.” Now (September 18, 2020), Biden...(Read Full Post)
You must be logged in to comment.