Conservatives couldn’t be happier about the nomination of District Court Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court, and his answers during today’s hearings are the reason why.
President Trump chose the Colorado jurist for his impartiality and adherence to the Constitution in his rulings, and despite immense pressure from Democrat Senators he doesn’t appear to be wavering from his principles. Vermont Sen. Patrick Leahy tried playing “gotcha” with Gorsuch on a question about the president’s so-called “Muslim ban,” and he immediately put the senator in his place.
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— Sean Brown (@Patriot_Beaver) March 21, 2017
The honorable judge couldn’t have handled himself better in this situation. There isn’t a better replacement for the late Justice Antonin Scalia in the country, and we’re going to be quite lucky to have him on the bench for decades to come.