Patrick Leahy

Recent Posts

Blumenthal wants quick action to replace Scalia; GOP leader says no

Justice Antonin Scalia, right, and Justice Stephen Breyer testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee in 2011.

WASHINGTON – Like other Democrats, Sen. Richard Blumenthal, a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, said he hopes the Senate will act quickly on a replacement for Justice Antonin Scalia, whose death was announced Saturday. But Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said not so fast.
Continue Reading →

Filed under: , , , , , , ,