Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died a week ago on Friday night at home surrounded by family.
She was 87-years-old.
Republicans control the US Senate and the White House and could nominate and confirm a justice by election day on November 3rd.
Senator Chuck Schumer immediately announced within minutes after news of her death broke that the vacancy “should not be filled until we have a new president.”
And Senator Lisa Murkowski then jumped in to announce she would not vote for a SCOTUS nominee until after Election Day.
Murkowski represents red state Alaska but is a very weak Republican and a huge disappointment to conservatives and Trump voters.
But after Judge Amy Coney Barrett was nominated by President Trump on Saturday Senator Murkowski released a statement saying she is willing to meet with Amy Coney Barrett
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Murkowski is exhausting.
Alaska can do better.
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