Thread: [Continuation] The Trump Presidency: Part 19
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Old 5th March 2020, 06:19 AM   #4060
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Originally Posted by Belz... View Post
Yeah but Moscow Mitch would've found some excuse to not consider her replacement's nomination.
There were years in the Obama presidency in which the Senate was controlled by a Democratic majority. They nominated a replacement and, if necessary, changed the rules so McConnell couldn't block it. They could have railroaded Republicans in the exact same way that Republicans have railroaded Democrats.

If RGB retires or dies during a Trump presidency, it will rightly tarnish her legacy. She passed a perfect opportunity to safeguard the seat.
Gobble gobble

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