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Litmus Test?


According to The Hill, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell says that in advance of President Obama’s nomination of Justice Stevens’s replacement, Senate Republicans will “make a sustained and vigorous case for judicial restraint and the fundamental importance of an even-handed reading of the law.”

GOP senators should start by asking the president whether the constitutionality of Obamacare will be a litmus test for the nomination.


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