There’s no way Trump gets a pick through

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  1. TheDreadnought

    TheDreadnought

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    There’s time to get a nominee through the process.

    But the wishy washy pseudo-Dem RINO Senators will never vote for it.
     
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    Hang on to watch Schumer’s head explode on all the big networks news.
     

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    My guess is that he MAY make a nomination, but the system will not hold any hearings until after the election. Assuming a Trump win and Republicans maintain majority in Senate, then it will go forward. If Trump loses, nominee is thrown into the trash can and the dissolution of the United States will begin.
     
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    It will be after January for sure, but it will be. Trump pick, since he will be in his 2nd term....
     
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    What is the point of bifurcating the discussion when there's already a thread about Ginsburg?
     
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    he's got a 50/50 chance... it could work to his advantage... the Dems will show their worst behavior and the whole country will see it...
     
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  7. Ramjet38

    Ramjet38 Mentally Frozen

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    Go for it. He needs to push it.
     
  8. mmcbeat

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    Trump has until at least 01-20-2021, plenty of time.
     
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    Interesting. We'll see if it happens. We can only hope.

    You think Kavanagh was bad...[​IMG]

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    Don't confuse the issues.

    Issue 1. DJT needs to make the nomination. He MUST. It is his duty.

    Issue 2. Senate needs to decide what to do with the nomination.

    Toss the ball to the Senate and let them work it out.
     
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    Haha! I almost posted that, but decided I’d look like a tool. Thanks!
     
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  12. TheDreadnought

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    There are 6 RINO Senators who have previously pledged not to vote to approve a justice in 2020.

    Grassley
    Graham
    Murkowski
    Collins
    Romney
    Gartner

    I don’t see how Trump gets his pick through the Senate.
     
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    Trump and the senate will get one appointed and passed either before or after he Trump is re-elected. That’s absolutely undebatable!!!
     
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    Maybe republican voters send these senators back home if they oppose the will of their party? That would be some kind of consolation prize just for playing. At least, one can hope.
     
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    Carrots and sticks, apply as needed.
     
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    There will be a vote win or lose and the American people will see who turns down a qualified justice.

    Those Senators will have to face the voters sooner or later so that is their problem.

    Knowing President Trump it will be a qualified candidate with impeccable credentials.

    Notice Biden has not produced a list of potential candidates like Trump has. Is Biden ashamed of who he might pick? Liberals always hide their true intentions.
     
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    Won’t work in this crazy election cycle. Trump can nominate but it’s not going to happen until after the election providing that he wins re-election. When you have that many GOP senators already bailing before RBG is in the ground DJT may as well concentrate on getting re-elected. I think that he will nominate someone with the expectation that it isn’t going anywhere in the Senate.
     
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  19. Mayhem like Me

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    Those weak azz puppets , wait to see what the polling in their state says I’m betting we get a justice before the end of the year .


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    Trump is the President until January 20th. That's 4 months. They should get it done within that 4 months, no matter what the election results are.
     
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