Tennessee senator will vote on Supreme Court nominee because Democrats would ‘if the shoe were on the other foot’

Tennessee Sen. Lamar Alexander announced that he will vote on the nominee selected by President Trump to replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Alexander, a Republican, said that he is confident Democrats would be selecting a Supreme Court justice at the end of a presidential term if they were in the same position. He said no one should be shocked that Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has vowed to move forward with the confirmation process.

“No one should be surprised that a Republican Senate majority would vote on a Republican President’s Supreme Court nomination, even during a presidential election year. The Constitution gives senators the power to do it. The voters
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