Senate GOP 'Goes Nuclear,' Clearing Way for Trump Court Pick

April 6, 2017

Republicans invoked the "nuclear option" in the Senate Thursday, unilaterally rewriting the chamber's rules to allow President Donald Trump's nominee to ascend to the Supreme Court.

Furious Democrats objected until the end, but their efforts to block Judge Neil Gorsuch failed as expected.

Read more at: http://www1.cbn.com/cbnnews/politics/2017/april/democrats-block-trump-supreme-court-nominee-neil-gorsuch


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