Sen. Chris Coons: Don’t fill Supreme Court seat left vacant by Ginsburg until 2021 — protect our institutions

Posted on 09-29-2020

“There’s nothing in the Constitution that says the president stops being president in his last year.” 

Ruth Bader Ginsberg, July 10, 2016

Opinion: “We’re heading down a dangerous path for our country: 

To protect our institutions, we should fill Justice Ginsburg’s seat in January.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s passing has come at a particularly difficult moment for our nation. The polarization of our Congress is making it much harder to address the real challenges we face, like the pandemic and the economic crisis that combined continue to ravage our communities.

We have a chance now to change our course by focusing on the crises in front of us and addressing this vacancy after the partisan swirl of an election season.” Chris Coons

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