"No such Gorsuch". The Trump nominee should be afforded the same consideration that the Obama nominee. The Legislative and especially the current Executive branch need an independent bi-partisan nominee that will ensure the checks and balances and our system of government survives this administration. To that end, Merrick Garland was a bi-partisan nominee that would maintain the independence of the Judiciary. Until Judge Garland is appointed, then the Supreme Court should remain the "Hateful Eight" where ties revert to the Appeals Courts from whence they came. "RESIST" we are the Ayes splitting this "SS" administration of Steve Brannon.