On Monday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Senator Chris Coons (D-DE) stated that there is “precious little” Democrats can do on the procedural level to block whoever President Trump nominates for the Supreme Court.
Coons began by saying that he doesn’t think the Senate should be considering Trump’s nominee given the 2018 election is a few months away.
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Coons later added, “Well, there’s precious little that we procedurally can do. If the Republicans are willing to change the rules of the Senate, as they demonstrated they are. In changing the majority threshold required at the fight over now Justice Gorsuch, they changed the rules on filibuster margins. We could pull something that would last a day or two. But...