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Susan Collins Opposes Voting on Ginsburgs Vacancy Before November Election

Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) said Saturday that the Senate should not vote on a nominee to replace late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg before the November election. She also said Trump can nominate a replacement with his constitutional authority and has no objection to the Senate Judiciary Committee starting the reviewing process. However, the vote should be scheduled after the election to be fair, consistent, and to ensure Americans' faith in elected officials. "Given the proximity of the presidential election, however, I do not believe that the Senate should vote on the nominee prior to the election," she said in a statement. "The decision onRead More From Source

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