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Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, said in an interview that aired Tuesday night that he would not take up another Supreme Court nomination should it come up in the 2020 election cycle.

“If I’m chairman, they won’t take it up, no,” Grassley said when asked if the Senate Judiciary Committee would consider another Trump Supreme Court nomination in 2020. “Now if someone else is chairman of the [Judiciary] Committee, they’ll have to decide for themselves. But that’s a decision I made a long time ago.”

The article goes on to state the following:

Grassley said that he made a pledge in 2016, when former President Obama’s Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland was blocked by a majority Republican Congress, to not consider Supreme Court nominees in presidential election cycles.

Sen. Grassley was responding to the final question in the following interview. The question and his response begins at about the 12:30 minute mark.

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  1. Too damn bad. If the republicans have control of all three houses they damn well should consider a new scotus. that is exactly what RBG is waiting for.

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