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Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil LibertiesCommittee on the JudiciaryIntroducedMarch 23rd, 2016
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The Senate is constitutionally obligated to consider President Obama’s Supreme Court nomination. Merrick Garland is a qualified judge who at least deserves formal consideration.
President Obama’s time in office is nearly over, and there's nothing in the Constitution that requires the Senate to consider a Supreme Court nomination. Let the next President put forward their own choice.