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Utah Sen. Mitt Romney says he will vote on Trump's Supreme Court nominee if they reach the Senate floor

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Romney's announcement dealt a fatal blow to Democrats' hopes of blocking Trump from filling the Supreme Court vacancy 42 days before the election.
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Published on September 22, 2020 -  00:29
Romney Will Consider SCOTUS Nominee
On Tuesday, Utah Sen. Mitt Romney announced he planned to consider and vote for President Donald Trump's nominee for the Supreme Court. "The historical precedent of election year nominations is that the Senate generally does not confirm an opposing party's nominee but does confirm a nominee of its own," he said in a statement. Romney said he will follow the Constitution and consider Trump's nominee. "If the nominee reaches the Senate floor, I intend to vote based upon their qualifications.

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